Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.2327
Name
Kuenen and Veldkamp 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Boden et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
genus
Methodology
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
 
Parent
Taxon RecordName Record
Fryer and Lannan 2005 emend. Dumler et al. 2001
Members
Kuenen and Veldkamp 1972 (Approved Lists 1980)
(Sorokin et al. 2001) Boden et al. 2017
Knittel et al. 2005
Brinkhoff et al. 1999
Jannasch et al. 1985
(Sorokin et al. 2002) Boden et al. 2017
Timmer-ten Hoor 1975 (Approved Lists 1980)
Brinkhoff et al. 1999
Sorokin et al. 2006
Watsuji et al. 2016
Brinkhoff et al. 1999
(Sorokin et al. 2007) Boden et al. 2017
Knittel et al. 2005
(Sorokin et al. 2001) Boden et al. 2017
Takai et al. 2004
(Wood and Kelly 1995) Wood and Kelly 1995 emend. Boden et al. 2017
CrossRef
Digital Object Identifier
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2327
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2327
Type Status
Taxonomy
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
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Fryer and Lannan 2005 emend. Dumler et al. 2001
  Kuenen and Veldkamp 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Boden et al. 2017

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
 
Citation
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Thiomicrospira Kuenen and Veldkamp 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Boden et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved December 17, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2327.
This information was last reviewed on June 7, 2017.

References


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