The PEDIGREE of
Kingdom Excavata

     (an old taxon, now known to be paraphyetic)

 "Child(ren)":       Metamonda (Preaxostyla : Fornica : Parabasalia :: amitochondriate flagellates etc.)   ;   Malawimonada   ;   etc.   ;  poss.   Superphylum Discoba (Euglena & distant kin)
 poss. "Partner(s)":       Kingdom Excavata (Eight Kingdom Model)
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/-- Eurybacteria (Traditional Model)   +====> [ 45]
/-- Superphylum Endobacteria
/   | OR: Subkingdom Terrabacteria (Terra-Hydro Model)   +====> [ 45]
/-- Phylum Actinobacteria
/-- Class Actinobacteridae
/-- (NN), a thermophilic Bacterium
/   | OR: (NN), a very special Archaeote   +====> [ 52]
/-- (NN), a Nucleated Cell
/-- (NN), a thermophilic Bacterium   +====> [ 49]
/-- Superdomain of Neomura
| or: (NN), a Bacterium
/  \-- Clostridium   +====> [ 50]
/  \-- (NN), a Cell Nucleus
/-- Domain of Eukaryotes  (2100 M BC)
/-- Clade of Proteobacteria & Planctobacteria   +====> [ 46]
/-- Phylum Proteobacteria (purple bacteria & kin)
/-- Class Alphaproteobacteria
/-- Order Rickettsiales
/  \-- Pre-Mitochondrion Bacteria
/-- Subdomain Bikonta
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Superkingdom Cabozoa
| (skip this generation?)
/-- Subdomain Bikonta   +====> [ 55]
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Superempire Corticata
/-- Empire of Archaeplastida
| OR: Kingdom of Archaeplastida (Eight Kingdom Model)   +====> [ 45]
/  \-- Chloroplastid   +====> [ 47]
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/-- Kingdom of Viridiplantae (Green Plants)
/-- Division Chlorophyta (Green Algae Proper)
/  \-- Green Algal Plastid
- Kingdom Excavata
 

 
  (poss.) ``3-Great Grandchildren:''       Family Euglenaceae   ;   Order Trypanosomatida
 
  (poss.) ``7-Great Grandchild:''       Sleeping sickness disease
 

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