Rappephyceae

Rappephyceae is a small family of protists first described in 2011, of uncertain phylogenic affinity.[1] It has been discussed as a possible member of a larger clade Hacrobia.[2]

Rappephyceae
Scientific classification
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Rappephyceae

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kim E, Harrison JW, Sudek S, Jones MD, Wilcox HM, Richards TA, Worden AZ, Archibald JM (January 2011). "Newly identified and diverse plastid-bearing branch on the eukaryotic tree of life". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108 (4): 1496–500. Bibcode:2011PNAS..108.1496K. doi:10.1073/pnas.1013337108. PMC 3029697. PMID 21205890.
  2. ^ Cavalier-Smith; Chao; Lewis (2015), "Multiple origins of Heliozoa from flagellate ancestors: New cryptist subphylum Corbihelia, superclass Corbistoma, and monophyly of Haptista, Cryptista, Hacrobia and Chromista", Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 93: 331–362, doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2015.07.004, PMID 26234272