A Molecular Study of Euglenoid Phylogeny using Small Subunit rDNA

@article{Linton1999AMS,
  title={A Molecular Study of Euglenoid Phylogeny using Small Subunit rDNA},
  author={E. Linton and D. Hittner and C. Lewandowski and T. Auld and R. Triemer},
  journal={Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={46}
}
ABSTRACT The euglenoids are an ancient and extremely diverse lineage of eukaryotic flagellates with unclear relationships among taxa. Synapomorphies for the euglenoids include a surface pellicle and a closed mitosis with a series of separate sub‐spindles. The taxonomy currently in use is inconsistent with the available data and needs revision. Most euglenoid phylogenies are largely intuitive reconstructions based on a limited number of morphological characters. Therefore, we have added… Expand
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