Search for dissertations about: "dictyostelid"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word dictyostelid.

  1. 1. Diversity Underfoot Systematics and Biogeography of the Dictyostelid Social Amoebae

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Allison L Perrigo; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Amoeba; biogeography; cryptic species; dictyostelid; latitudinal gradient; multicellularity; protist; social amoeba; phylogenetics; systematics; new species; Biologi med inriktning mot systematik; Biology with specialization in Systematics;

    Abstract : Dictyostelids (Amoebozoa) are a group of social amoebae consisting of approximately 150 species, which are found in terrestrial habitats worldwide. They are divided into eight major clades based on molecular phylogeny, and within these clades are many species complexes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Genomics of Sorocarpic Amoebae

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sanea Sheikh; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Sorocarpy is the aggregation of unicellular organisms to form multicellular fruiting bodies (sorocarps). This thesis is about the two best-known groups of sorocarpic amoebae, Dictyostelids and Acrasids.Paper I describes assembly and analysis of a multigene dataset to identify the root of the dictyostelid tree. READ MORE