WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoeba Volkonsky, 1931

120531  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:120531)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Acanthamoeba is a common freshwater /soil...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Acanthamoeba is a common freshwater /soil genus that is commonly washed into coastal waters as cysts. [details]
WoRMS (2006). Acanthamoeba Volkonsky, 1931. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=120531 on 2017-12-12

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-04 06:53:11Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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basis of record Rogerson, A.; Goodkov, A. (2001). Amoebae - naked, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 53-54 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Adl, S. M.; Simpson, A. G. B.; Lane, C. E.; Lukeš, J.; Bass, D.; Bowser, S. S.; Brown, M. W.; Burki, F.; Dunthorn, M.; Hampl, V.; Heiss, A.; Hoppenrath, M.; Lara, E.; Le Gall, L.; Lynn, D. H.; McManus, H.; Mitchell, E. A. D.; Mozley-Stanridge, S. E.; Parfrey, L. W.; Pawlowski, J.; Rueckert, S.; Shadwick, L.; Schoch, C. L.; Smirnov, A.; Spiegel, F. W. (2012). The Revised Classification of Eukaryotes. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. 59(5): 429-514., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1550-7408.2012.00644.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Page, F. C. (1967). Re‐Definition of the Genus Acanthamoeba with Descriptions of Three Species." The Journal of protozoology. The Journal of Protozoology. 14.4: 709-724. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Acanthamoeba is a common freshwater /soil genus that is commonly washed into coastal waters as cysts. [details]