Thraustochytrium

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Heterokonta 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Chromista
Subregnum: Harosa
Infraregnum: Heterokonta

Phylum: Bigyra
Subphylum: Sagenista
Classis: Labyrinthulomycetes
Ordo: Thraustochytriida
Familia: Thraustochytriaceae
Genus: Thraustochytrium

NameEdit

Thraustochytrium

The genus Thraustochytrium includes 15 species, which differ from each other by the absence or presence of one or several proliferation bodies and the mode of discharge of fully motile or quiescent zoospores from the ‘parent’ cell (by either partial or complete disintegration of the sporangial wall) (Dick, 2001).

ReferencesEdit

Dick, M.W., 2001. Straminipilous Fungi: Systematics of the Peronosporomycetes Including Accounts of the Marine Straminipilous Protists, the Plasmodiophorids and Similar Organisms. Springer Science & Business Media.