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Crithidia Léger, 1902

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Subphylum Glycomonada
Class Kinetoplastea
Subclass Metakinetoplastina
Order Trypanosomatida
Family Trypanosomatidae

Holotype species: Crithidia fasciculata Léger

Original publication and holotype designation: Léger, L.. (1902). Sur un flagellé parasite de l'Anopheles maculipennis. Comptes rendus des séances de la Société de biologie et de ses filiales 54: 354-356.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kostygov, A.Y., Grybchuk-Ieremenko, A., Malysheva, M.N., Frolov, A.O. & Vyacheslav Yurchenko, V. (2014). Molecular revision of the genus Wallaceina. Protist 165: 594.

Nomenclatural notes
Includes Wallaceina (Kostygov et al. 2014). - (2 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry

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