WoRMS taxon details

Myxozoa

146271  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146271)

Grassé, 1970
accepted
Class
Myxospora · unaccepted

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  1. Class Myxosporea
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
WoRMS (2024). Myxozoa. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146271 on 2024-04-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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taxonomy source Feng, J.-M.; Xiong, J.; Zhang, J.-Y.; Yang, Y.-L.; Yao, B.; Zhou, Z.-G.; Miao, W. (2014). New phylogenomic and comparative analyses provide corroborating evidence that Myxozoa is Cnidaria. <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 81: 10-18., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2014.08.016 [details]   

basis of record Margulis, L.; Schwartz, K.V. (1998). Five Kingdoms: an illustrated guide to the Phyla of life on earth. 3rd edition. Freeman: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-7167-3027-8. xx, 520 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., L. Gershwin, F.J. Brook, P. Pugh, E.W. Dawson, O.V.; Ocaña, W. Vervoort, G. Williams, J.E. Watson, D.M. Opresko, P. Schuchert, P.M. Hine, D.P. Gordon, H.I. Campbell, A.J. Wright, J.A.Sánchez & D.G. Fautin. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lom, J.; Dykova, I. (2006). Myxozoan genera: definition and notes on taxonomy, life-cycle terminology and pathogenic species. <em>Folia Parasitologica.</em> 53(1): 1-36., available online at https://doi.org/10.14411/fp.2006.001 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fomena, A.; Bouix, G. (1997). Myxosporea (Protozoa: Myxozoa) of freshwater fishes in Africa: keys to genera and species. <em>Systematic Parasitology.</em> 37(3): 161-178., available online at https://doi.org/10.1023/a:1005839220014 [details]   

additional source Fiala, I.; Bartošová-Sojková, P.; Whipps, C. M. (2015). Classification and Phylogenetics of Myxozoa. <em>Myxozoan Evolution, Ecology and Development.</em> 85-110., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-14753-6_5 [details]   

additional source Mackenzie, K.; Kalavati, C. (2014). Myxosporean parasites of marine fishes: their distribution in the world's oceans. <em>Parasitology.</em> 141(13): 1709-1717., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0031182014001425 [details]   

additional source Collins, A. G. (2009). Recent insights into cnidarian phylogeny. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences.</em> 38: 139-149. [details]   

status source Zrzavý, J., Hypša, V. (2003). Myxozoa, <i>Polypodium</i>, and the origin of the Bilateria: The phylogenetic position of “Endocnidozoa” in light of the rediscovery of <i>Buddenbrockia</i>. <em>Cladistics.</em> 19(2): 164-169., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-0031.2003.tb00305.x [details]   
From other sources
Classification Myxozoa was moved under Cnidaria as a Class, and Malacosporea and Myxosporea were includes as its two subclasses [details]

habitat Myxozoa are obligate parasites of marine and freshwater fish and freshwater bryozoans. They have also been reported rarely in amphibians, reptiles and in the brain of a mole. [details]
LanguageName 
English myxozoans  [details]
Japanese ミクソゾア亜門  [details]