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Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
(unranked): Amoebozoa
Class: Discosea
Order: Dactylopodida
Family: Vexilliferidae
Genus: Vexillifera

Vexillifera is a genus of Amoebozoa.

It is possible for it to be present in swimming pools.[1]


  1. Vesaluoma M, Kalso S, Jokipii L, Warhurst D, Pönkä A, Tervo T (February 1995). "Microbiological quality in Finnish public swimming pools and whirlpools with special reference to free living amoebae: a risk factor for contact lens wearers?". British Journal of Ophthalmology. 79 (2): 178–181. doi:10.1136/bjo.79.2.178. PMC 505052. PMID 7696241.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>