Taxon DOI
Famintzin 1892 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Leandro et al. 2012
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
Famintzin 1892 (Approved Lists 1980)
Leandro et al. 2013
Leandro et al. 2013
Weon et al. 2008
Kim et al. 2011
Digital Object Identifier
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Naushad et al. 2015
  Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
  Famintzin 1892 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Leandro et al. 2012

The taxonomy from the rank of class and below is based upon currently published taxonomic opinion. For a complete taxonomy, refer to The Taxonomic Outline of Bacteria and Archaea, Release 7.7.
Taxon Statistics
Based on the method of Garrity and Lilburn (2008).
Microbial Earth
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Nevskia Famintzin 1892 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Leandro et al. 2012. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved January 23, 2018.
This information was last reviewed on December 27, 2016.


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