Name: Mycetozoa Bary ex Rostaf.
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Rank: Phylum

Status: Deprecated

Name: Mycetozoa

Author: Bary ex Rostaf.

Citation: Versuch eines Systems der Mycetozoen: 1 (1873) [MB#90253] / Rostafinsky, J.T. 1873. Versuch eines Systems der Mycetozoen. :1-21

Preferred Synonyms:Myxomycetes G. Winter

Deprecated Synonyms: Slime, Eumycetozoa L.S. Olive


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Protozoa

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A list of reference materials:

TITLE: Die Myxomyceten (Band. 1-3)
AUTHOR: Hermann Neubert, Wolfgang Nowotny and Karlheinz Baumann
PUBLISHER: Lubrecht & Cramer Ltd.
ISBN: 3929822008 (1), 3929822016 (2), 3929822024 (3)

TITLE: Nenkin: Odorokubeki Seimeiryoku No Nazo (粘菌―驚くべき生命力の謎).
AUTHOR: Matsumoto, Jun (松本 淳) and Masana Izawa (伊沢 正名)
PUBLISHER: Seibundo Shinkosha (誠文堂新光社), 2007.
ISBN: 4416207115

TITLE: Nihon Henkei Kinrui Zukan / Myxomycetes of Japan (日本変形菌類図鑑)
AUTHOR: Hagiwara, Hiromitsu (萩原 博光); Yukinori Yamamoto (山本 幸憲) and Masana Izawa (伊沢 正名)
PUBLISHER: Heibonsha (平凡社), 1995.
ISBN: 4582535216

TITLE: The Myxomycetes
AUTHOR: Martin, G.W. and C.J. Alexopolous
PUBLISHER: Univ of Iowa Press, 1969. (561 pp.)
ISBN: 0877450005

TITLE: The Biology of the Myxomycetes
AUTHOR: Gray, W. D. and C. J. Alexopoulos.
PUBLISHER: Ronald Press, New York, 1968. (228 pp.)

TITLE: The Genera of Myxomycetes.
AUTHOR: Martin, G.W., C.J. Alexopoulos and M.L. Farr
PUBLISHER: University of Iowa Press, 1983. (102 pp.)
ISBN: 0877451249

TITLE: A Guide to Temperate Myxomycetes
AUTHOR: Nannenga-Bremekamp, N. E.
PUBLISHER: Biopress, 1991. (409 pp.)
ISBN: 0948737123

TITLE: Myxomycetes: A Handbook of Slime Molds
AUTHOR: Stephenson, Steven L. and Henry Stempen
PUBLISHER: Timber Press, 2000. (200 pp.)
ISBN: 0881924393

TITLE: How to Know the True Slime Molds (Spiral-Bound Paperback)
AUTHOR: Farr, M.L.
PUBLISHER: WCB/McGraw-Hill, ‘Pictured Key Nature Series,’ 1981.
ISBN: 0697047792

TITLE: Illustrated Guide to Common Slime Moulds.
AUTHOR: Katsaros, Peter.
PUBLISHER: Mad River Press, 1989.
ISBN: 0916422720 / 978-0916422721

TITLE: The Myxomycetes of Britain and Ireland: An Identification Handbook
AUTHOR: Ing, Bruce
PUBLISHER: Richmond Publishing Co Ltd, 1999. (330 pp.)
ISBN: 0855462515

TITLE: The Mycetozoans
AUTHOR: Olive, Lindsay S.
PUBLISHER: Academic Press, 1975. (293 pp.)

TITLE: A Monograph of the Mycetozoa
AUTHOR: Lister, Arthur
PUBLISHER: Cornell University Library, 2009. (418 pp.)

1975 Alexopoulos, C. J. and J. A. Sáenz. The Myxomycetes of Costa Rica. Mycotaxon 2:223-271
1954 Alexopoulos, C. J. and E. S. Beneke. Myxomycetes from Jamaica. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 37:306-313.
1959 Alexopoulos, C. J. Myxomycetes from Greece. Brittonia 11:25-40
The Mycetozoa: A Revised Classification
1970 Olive, Lindsay S. The Mycetozoa: A Revised Classification. Botanical Review 36,1:59-89

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3 Associated records
Mesenterica, Meriderma, Myxogastrea.

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Thanks Myxomop This is a great list of references!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-06-24 18:52:40 PDT (-0700)

Great links, too. This is more like a genuine starting place for what I seem to be seeing all the time.

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