Thecamoebidae is an Amoebozoa family.[1][2]

Dermamoeba has been classified in this group. However, there is recent evidence that it is not closely related to the other members of this group.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov". 
  2. ^ Brown MW, Spiegel FW, Silberman JD (2007). "Amoeba at attention: phylogenetic affinity of Sappinia pedata". J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 54 (6): 511–9. doi:10.1111/j.1550-7408.2007.00292.x. PMID 18070328. 
  3. ^ Kudryavtsev, A.; Bernhard, D.; Schlegel, M.; Chao, E. E.; Cavalier-Smith, T. (2005). "18S ribosomal RNA gene sequences of Cochliopodium (Himatismenida) and the phylogeny of Amoebozoa". Protist. 156 (2): 215–224. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2005.03.003. PMID 16171188.