Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.2402
Name
Foster and Davis 1966 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Bowman et al. 1993
Taxonomic Rank
genus
Methodology
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
 
Parent
Taxon RecordName Record
Whittenbury and Krieg 1984 emend. Bowman et al. 1993
Members
Foster and Davis 1966 (Approved Lists 1980)
Romanovskaya et al. 1981 pro synon. Methylococcus luteus Romanovskaya et al. 1981
Romanovskaya et al. 1981
Romanovskaya et al. 1981
Hazeu et al. 1980
Malashenko et al. 1975 (Approved Lists 1980)
Romanovskaya et al. 1981 pro synon. Methylococcus whittenburyi Romanovskaya et al. 1981
Romanovskaya et al. 1981
CrossRef
Digital Object Identifier
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2402
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2402
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
  Bowman 2005
  Whittenbury and Krieg 1984 emend. Bowman et al. 1993
  Foster and Davis 1966 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Bowman et al. 1993

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 Methylococcus Foster and Davis 1966 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Bowman et al. 1993. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved December 12, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2402.
This information was last reviewed on May 7, 2009.
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