The PEDIGREE of
Phylum (Superclass) Myxozoa

 
     parasites, often with two-host lifecycle; (classification has been difficult, relation to Medusozoa only recently confirmed, Myxozoa being severely modified)

 "Child(ren)":       Class Myxosporea   ;   Malacosporea   ;   1300 species altogether
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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
/  \-- (NN), a Cell Nucleus   +====> [ 52]
/-- Domain of Eukaryotes  (2100 M BC)
/-- Order Rickettsiales   +====> [ 49]
/  \-- Pre-Mitochondrion Bacteria
/-- Superempire Unikonta
/-- Empire of Opisthokonts (Fungi & Animals)
/-- Superkingdom Holozoa
/-- Kingdom of Animals
/-- Subkingdom of Metazoa (Multicellular Animals)
/-- Superbranch Eumetazoa
/-- Superphylum Planulozoa
/   | or: prob. not Branch Radiata, q.v.
/-- Phylum Cnidaria (Coelenterates)
/-- Subphylum Medusozoa (Jellies & kin)
| or: prob. not Apicomplexa
/   | or: prob. not Bilateria
/  
- Phylum (Superclass) Myxozoa
 

 
  ``2-Great Grandchild:''       Genus Myxobolus (in Phylum Myxozoa)
 

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