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PROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 1227 images of PROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of PROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Kingdom)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Kent, S.,W., 1880 Manual of the Infusoria
Kreutz, M. & Foissner, W., 2006 The Sphagnum Ponds of Simmelreid in Germany: a biodiversity hot-spot for microscopic organisms

Freshwater

Curds, C.R., Gates, M.A. & McRoberts, D., 1982 British and Other Freshwater Ciliated Protozoans (Part 2) Ciliophora: Oligohymenophora & Polyhymenophora
Curds, C.R., 1982 British and Other Freshwater Ciliated Protozoans (Part 1) Ciliophora: Kinetophragminophora
Finlay, B.J., Rogerson, A., & Cowling, A.J., 1988 A Beginner's Guide to the Collection, Isolation, Cultivation and Identification of Freshwater Protozoa
Guthrie, M., 1989 Animals of the Surface Film
Hingley, M., 1993 Microscopic Life in Sphagnum
Macan, T.T., 1959 A Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates
Patterson, DJ., 1996 Free-Living Freshwater Protozoa - a colour guide

Marine

Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1990 The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and north-west Europe
Plankton
Larink, O. & Westheide, W., 2006 Coastal Plankton - photo guide for European Seas
Larink, O. & Westheide, W., 2011 Coastal Plankton - photo guide for European Seas (2nd ed)

Parasitic species

Avery, R.A., 1974 (parasites of selected hosts) Identification of Animal Parasites
Canning, E.U., Cox, F.E.G., Croll, N.A. & Lyons, K.M., 1973 The Natural History of Slapton Ley Nature Reserve: VI Studies on Parasites

General Works

(sample chapter available for public download)

Brusca, R.C. & G.J., 2003 Invertebrates

Borradaile, L.A. & Potts, F.A. with chapters by Eastham, L.E.S. & Saunders, J.T, 1935 The Invertebrata: a manual for the use of students

Biodiversity catalogs

Nomenclator Zoologicus: http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ Nomenclator Zoologicus

Journals

Acta Protozoologica Journal
Annals Protistology Journal
Arkiv fur Protistenkunde Journal
International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology Journal
Protist Journal
Protistology Journal
Protozoological Monographs Journal

Microscopy

Microscope discussion group: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/microscope/join Microscope discussion group

Museums

The Natural History Museum: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/ The Natural History Museum

Parasitic species

Kennedy, C.R., 1975 The Natural History of Slapton Ley Nature Reserve: VII The parasites of Fish with special reference to their use as a source of information about the aquatic community

PROTOZOA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with PROTOZOA:

cyst cyst is parasitised by Rhizophydium gibbosum - a chytrid (Rhizophydiales: Rhizophydiaceae) UK/Ireland Canter, H.M., 1961

References

Canter, H.M., 1961 Studies on British Chytrids XVII: Species occurring on planktonic desmids
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