Incorrect species and generic names used in the early published papers:

Acanthamoeba culbertsoni:

Hartmannella castellanii


Hartmannella sp. Lilly strain


pathogenic hartmannella


Hartmannella castellanii strain A 1


Acanthamoeba castellanii strain A 1



Naegleria fowleri:

Naegleria gruberi pathogenic strain


Naegleria gruberi strain Vitek


Naegleria sp. pathogenic



Naegleria lovaniensis:

Naegleria fowleri non-pathogenic strain