Date of Award
Master of Science
Pelomyxa palustris Greeff, the largest rhizopod of which we have knowledge, was described in 1870 by Greeff who named the organism Pelobius. According to Penard (1902) it was redescribed by Archer in 1871 and reviewed. by Greeff (1874) who then gave it the name P. palustris.
Stern, Daniel Henry, "Observations on the biology of Pelomyxa palustris Greeff, collected under polysaprobic conditions" (1959). Master's Theses. 1048.