The PEDIGREE of
Red plastid

     (an ancient red alga supplied SYMBIOTIC plastid for brown algae)

 "Child(ren)":       Division Heterokontophyta (Diatoms, Brown Algae, Golden Algae, etc.)   ;   Kingdom Chromalveolata
 poss. "Partner(s)":       Subkingdom S.A.R. (Stramenopiles & Alveolates & Rhizaria)   ;   Superempire Corticata
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/-- Superphylum Endobacteria   +====> [ 46]
/   | (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
/-- Empire of Archaeplastida
/-- Earlier life (Based on RNA)   +====> [ 40]
/-- Earlier Life (Based on RNA and Protein)
/-- Last Universal Ancestor of Present Life
/-- Proto-Bacteria  (3700 M BC)
/-- Glycobacteria
/-- Phylum of Cyanobacteria  (3000 M BC)
/  \-- Chloroplastid
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/   | or: poss. Clade of Excavata and Rhodophyta
/-- Phylum Rhodophyta (Red Algae)
/-- Class Cyanidiophyceae (primitive red algae)
/  
- Red plastid
 

 
  (poss.) ``3-Great Grandchildren:''       Genus Macrocystis (giant kelp)   ;   Order Laminariales (Kelp)   ;   Class Aconoidasida   ;   Subphylum Intramacronucleata   ;   Phylum Foraminifera (Amoeboids with reticulose pseudopods)
 
  (poss.) ``9-Great Grandchildren:''       Genus Paramecium   ;   Globigerina bulloides
 

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