Ciliophora Doflein, 1901

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Protozoa

  • 78,491

    Occurrences
  • 9,182

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Ciliophora Doflein, 1901

Common names

  • Ciliates eng
  • trilhaardiertjes nld
  • Wimpertierchen deu
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted phylum

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

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All 76,464 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Protozoa
phylum
Ciliophora
class
14
order
56
family
389
genus
2,045
species
9,182
 
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Bibliography

Margulis, L. ; Schwartz, K. V. (1998). Five Kingdoms: an illustrated guide to the Phyla of life on earth. 3rd edition. Freeman: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-7167-3027-8. xx, 520 pp.

NZIB July 2012

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.