Ecology

Associations

In Great Britain and/or Ireland:
Foodplant / pathogen
fruitbody of Athelia arachnoidea infects and damages Chromista
Other: minor host/prey

Plant / associate
fruitbody of Coprinopsis laanii is associated with thick growth of Chromista

Foodplant / open feeder
larva (yonug) of Labidostomis tridentata grazes on live, corticolous Chromista

Plant / associate
lichenised fruitbody of Multiclavula vernalis is associated with Chromista

Foodplant / open feeder
Patella grazes on Chromista

Foodplant / open feeder
Rissoidae grazes on Chromista
Other: major host/prey

Foodplant / open feeder
Trochidae grazes on Chromista

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Evolution and Systematics

Evolution

Classification

Issues concern whether or not Cryptista and Haptista are properly part of Chromista. Phylum Katablepharophyta has also been proposed in lieu of subphylum Leucocrypta (which has temporal priority).
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Genomic DNA is available from 3 specimens with morphological vouchers housed at Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo
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Genomic DNA is available from 1 specimen with morphological vouchers housed at Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo
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© Ocean Genome Legacy

Source: Ocean Genome Resource

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