The PEDIGREE of
Superphylum Alveolata

     (Dinoflagellata & Perkinsoridae clade together); (Alveolata & Amoebozoa form the core of the paraphyletic Kingdom Protozoa)

 "Child(ren)":       Phylum Apicomplexa (parasitic protozoa)   ;   Phylum Ciliophora (Ciliates)   ;   Dinoflagellata (marine flagellates)   ;   Perkinsoridae
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/-- Eurybacteria   +====> [ 45]
/-- Superphylum Endobacteria
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Phylum Actinobacteria
/-- Class Actinobacteridae
/-- (NN), a thermophilic Bacterium
/   | OR: (NN), a very special Archaeote   +====> [ 52]
/-- (NN), a Nucleated Cell
/-- Superdomain of Neomura   +====> [ 51]
/   | or: (NN), a Bacterium
/  \-- (NN), a Cell Nucleus
/-- Domain of Eukaryotes  (2100 M BC)
/-- Class Alphaproteobacteria   +====> [ 48]
/-- Order Rickettsiales
/  \-- Pre-Mitochondrion Bacteria
/-- Subdomain Bikonta
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Superempire Corticata
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Kingdom Chromalveolata
/-- Domain of Eukaryotes   +====> [ 54]
/-- Subdomain Bikonta
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Superempire Corticata
/-- Empire of Archaeplastida
/-- Phylum of Cyanobacteria   +====> [ 45]
/  \-- Chloroplastid
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/   | or: poss. Clade of Excavata and Rhodophyta
/-- Phylum Rhodophyta (Red Algae)
/-- Class Cyanidiophyceae (primitive red algae)
/  \-- Red plastid
/-- Subkingdom S.A.R. (Stramenopiles & Alveolates & Rhizaria)
/  
- Superphylum Alveolata
 

 
  ``2-Great Grandchildren:''       Suborder Laveraniina   ;   Subclass Peniculia
 
  ``6-Great Grandchild:''       Genus Paramecium
 

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