David Bass

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylum-specific environmental DNA analysis reveals remarkably high global biodiversity of Cercozoa (Protozoa)
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2393-404. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Phylogeny and classification of Cercomonadida (Protozoa, Cercozoa): Cercomonas, Eocercomonas, Paracercomonas, and Cavernomonas gen. nov
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:483-521. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Phylogeny of novel naked Filose and Reticulose Cercozoa: Granofilosea cl. n. and Proteomyxidea revised
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:75-109. 2009
  4. pmc DNA evidence for global dispersal and probable endemicity of protozoa
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, The University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 7:162. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Polyubiquitin insertions and the phylogeny of Cercozoa and Rhizaria
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 156:149-61. 2005
  6. doi request reprint A molecular perspective on ecological differentiation and biogeography of cyclotrichiid ciliates
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, The University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 56:559-67. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Helkesimastix marina n. sp. (Cercozoa: Sainouroidea superfam. n.) a gliding zooflagellate of novel ultrastructure and unusual ciliary behaviour
    Thomas Cavalier-Smith
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:452-79. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Morphology and phylogeny of Sainouron acronematica sp. n. and the ultrastructural unity of Cercozoa
    Thomas Cavalier-Smith
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 159:591-620. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Phylogeny, taxonomy, and astounding genetic diversity of glissomonadida ord. nov., the dominant gliding zooflagellates in soil (Protozoa: Cercozoa)
    Alexis T Howe
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:159-89. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Novel cultured protists identify deep-branching environmental DNA clades of cercozoa: New Genera Tremula, Micrometopion, Minimassisteria, Nudifila, Peregrinia
    Alexis T Howe
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 162:332-72. 2011

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylum-specific environmental DNA analysis reveals remarkably high global biodiversity of Cercozoa (Protozoa)
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2393-404. 2004
    ..Although Metromonas groups with weak to moderate support with Chlorarachnea, it is here placed in superclass Monadofilosa, to which it is morphologically more similar...
  2. doi request reprint Phylogeny and classification of Cercomonadida (Protozoa, Cercozoa): Cercomonas, Eocercomonas, Paracercomonas, and Cavernomonas gen. nov
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:483-521. 2009
    ..We also describe Agitata tremulans gen. et sp. nov., previously misidentified as Cercobodo (=Dimastigamoeba) agilis Moroff...
  3. doi request reprint Phylogeny of novel naked Filose and Reticulose Cercozoa: Granofilosea cl. n. and Proteomyxidea revised
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:75-109. 2009
    ..Biomyxidae and Rhizoplasmidae fam. n. remain incertae sedis within Proteomyxidea. Gymnophrydium and Borkovia are revised. The reticulose Corallomyxa are unlike Filoreta and possibly Amoebozoa, not Cercozoa...
  4. pmc DNA evidence for global dispersal and probable endemicity of protozoa
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, The University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 7:162. 2007
    ..However, morphology and most previously used evolutionary markers evolve too slowly to test this important hypothesis adequately...
  5. ncbi request reprint Polyubiquitin insertions and the phylogeny of Cercozoa and Rhizaria
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 156:149-61. 2005
    ..e. that the second insertion took place earlier, in the ancestral filosan, and was followed by three independent reversions to a single amino acid in Chlorarachnea, Metopion and Cercobodo...
  6. doi request reprint A molecular perspective on ecological differentiation and biogeography of cyclotrichiid ciliates
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, The University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 56:559-67. 2009
    ..Within the subset of lakes in which cyclotrichiids were detected, closely related SSU-types differed in their ecological preferences to pH, total phosphorus, and sample depth...
  7. doi request reprint Helkesimastix marina n. sp. (Cercozoa: Sainouroidea superfam. n.) a gliding zooflagellate of novel ultrastructure and unusual ciliary behaviour
    Thomas Cavalier-Smith
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:452-79. 2009
    ..Bacteria are digested posteriorly in association with numerous mitochondria with flat cristae...
  8. doi request reprint Morphology and phylogeny of Sainouron acronematica sp. n. and the ultrastructural unity of Cercozoa
    Thomas Cavalier-Smith
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 159:591-620. 2008
    ..Ciliary transition region proximal hub-lattices (postulated to contain centrin) and distal nonagonal fibres are cercozoan synapomorphies, found with slight structural variation in all flagellate Cercozoa, but not in outgroups...
  9. doi request reprint Phylogeny, taxonomy, and astounding genetic diversity of glissomonadida ord. nov., the dominant gliding zooflagellates in soil (Protozoa: Cercozoa)
    Alexis T Howe
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 160:159-89. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Novel cultured protists identify deep-branching environmental DNA clades of cercozoa: New Genera Tremula, Micrometopion, Minimassisteria, Nudifila, Peregrinia
    Alexis T Howe
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 162:332-72. 2011
    ..Internal hollow silica skeletons evolved twice in Thecofilosea (Ebriida, Phaeodaria) or were multiply lost. Protaspa replaces preoccupied 'Protaspis'...
  11. doi request reprint The novel marine gliding zooflagellate genus Mantamonas (Mantamonadida ord. n.: Apusozoa)
    Edvard Glücksman
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 162:207-21. 2011
    ..On 28S rRNA and joint 18/28S rRNA phylogenies (including 11 other newly obtained apusozoan/amoebozoan 28S rRNA sequences) it consistently strongly groups with Apusomonadida (Apusozoa)...
  12. doi request reprint New genera, species, and improved phylogeny of Glissomonadida (Cercozoa)
    Alexis T Howe
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK
    Protist 162:710-22. 2011
    ..We discuss the ecological and evolutionary significance of these new strains...
  13. pmc Yeast forms dominate fungal diversity in the deep oceans
    David Bass
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, The Tinbergen Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:3069-77. 2007
    ..This pattern contradicts the proposal that deep-sea and hydrothermal vent habitats represent ancient ecosystems, and demonstrates a history of frequent dispersal between terrestrial and deep-sea habitats...
  14. ncbi request reprint Molecular screening of free-living microbial eukaryotes: diversity and distribution using a meta-analysis
    Thomas A Richards
    Department of Zoology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Curr Opin Microbiol 8:240-52. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Closely related protist strains have different grazing impacts on natural bacterial communities
    Edvard Glücksman
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Environ Microbiol 12:3105-13. 2010
    ..The results demonstrate that closely related and morphologically similar protist species can have different impacts on their prey base...
  16. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogeny of Cercomonadidae and kinetid patterns of Cercomonas and Eocercomonas gen. nov. (Cercomonadida, Cercozoa)
    Serguei A Karpov
    Department of Zoology, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, Moika emb 48, 191186 St Petersburg, Russian Federation
    Protist 157:125-58. 2006
    ..n.). We establish Paracercomonas ekelundi sp. n. for culture SCCAP C1 and propose a Cercomonas longicauda neotype and Cercomonas (=Neocercomonas) jutlandica comb. n. and Paracercomonas (=Cercomonas) metabolica comb. n...
  17. ncbi request reprint Global eukaryote phylogeny: Combined small- and large-subunit ribosomal DNA trees support monophyly of Rhizaria, Retaria and Excavata
    David Moreira
    Unité d Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Universite Paris Sud, Orsay Cedex, France
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:255-66. 2007
    ..Nonetheless, our results suggest that combined SSU+LSU rDNA phylogenies can help to resolve several ambiguous regions of the eukaryotic tree and identify key taxa for subsequent multi-gene analyses...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diversity, nomenclature, and taxonomy of protists
    Sina M Adl
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Syst Biol 56:684-9. 2007