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- Pelomyxa is a genus of giant flagellar amoebae, usually 500-800 μm but occasionally up to 5 mm in length, found in anaerobic or microaerobic bottom sediments...
- C. carolinensis was once placed in the genus Pelomyxa alongside the giant multinucleate amoeba Pelomyxa palustris. Recently, molecular phylogenetic studies...
- are microscopic, but some species, such as the so-called "giant amoebae" Pelomyxa palustris and Chaos carolinense, can be large enough to see with the naked...
- includes many of the best-known amoeboid organisms, such as Chaos, Entamoeba, Pelomyxa and the genus Amoeba itself. Species of Amoebozoa may be either s****ed...
- as the metamonads such as Giardia and Trichomonas, and the amoebozoan Pelomyxa, appear to lack mitochondria, but all have been found to contain mitochondrion-derived...
- Entamoeba histolytica, among others. Entamoeba histolytica trophozoite Pelomyxa palustris Badhamia utricularis (Myxogastria: Physarales) Cavalier-Smith...
- cells. The daughter cells so produced undergo further mitosis. Opalina and Pelomyxa reproduce in this way. Fragmentation in multicellular or colonial organisms...
- excludes some organisms traditionally regarded as "lobosean", such as Pelomyxa and Entamoeba (Amoebozoa) and some Heterolobosea (Excavata). Chaos carolinensis...
- flagella. Most have a single nucleus and flagellum, but the giant amoeba Pelomyxa has many of each. Archamoebae are a diverse group of amoebae. Many have...
- formerly erected by Dangeard in 1910 based on parasitized individuals of Pelomyxa vorax; he named the species after Penard. Amoebophilus penardii Dangeard...
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