Taxon DOI
Garrity and Holt 2001
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Woese et al. 1990
Fukunaga et al. 2010
Cavalier-Smith 2002
Garrity and Holt 2001
Ludwig et al. 2011
Digital Object Identifier
Type Status
Names of taxa above the rank of class or below the rank of subspecies are not covered by the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes and therefore cannot serve as nomenclatural types.
The taxonomic placement of this phylum within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity and Holt 2001

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 phylum Planctomycetes Garrity and Holt 2001. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved February 17, 2018.
This information was last reviewed on January 25, 2018.
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