Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Phylum
NCBI Taxonomy
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EOL hotlist Scratchpad Phylum
  • Cercozoa
Environments
Environments Phylum
IRMNG
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Phylum
IRMNG
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Phylum
Global Biotic Interactions Phylum
Global Biotic Interactions Phylum
Index Fungorum
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Phyl.
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Superclass
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Phylum
MycoBank Classification
MycoBank Classification
  • Cercozoa Caval.-Sm.
Appeltans et al, 2012
Natural History Museum Species of the day Phylum
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Rhizopoda
OBIS depth range resource Phylum
Paleobiology Database
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Unranked clade
SERPENT resource Phylum
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Cercozoa
AlgaeBase
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Phylum
Tree of Life web project
  • Cercozoa
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Phylum
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons Phylum
Wikipedia Phylum
Wikipedia Phylum
Wikipedia
Wikipedia Phylum

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