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Amoeboid Protists



It includes groups like Evosea, Discosea, and Tubulinea.

EOL has data for 6 attributes, including:

  • known marine species
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/DescribedAcceptedSpecies
    • Definition: number of currently described and taxonomically accepted marine species in this clade (Appeltans et al. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology 22, 2189–2202. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036)
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  • type specimen repository
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/TypeSpecimenRepository
    • Definition: The institution that holds a type specimen for a given species. The recommended best practice is to use the identifier in a collections registry such as the Biodiversity Collections Index (http://www.biodiversitycollectionsindex.org/).
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Amoeboid Protist Habitats

The environments in which many amoeboid protists species are known to live. Select an environment to see its amoeboid protists species checklist.