Taxon DOI
Grayston et al. 1989
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Jones et al. 1945 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Sachse et al. 2015
Type Strain
representative organism
T (=)
Digital Object Identifier
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this species within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity and Holt 2012 non Chlamydiae Cavalier-Smith 2002
  Horn 2016 emend. Gupta et al. 2015
  Storz and Page 1971 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2015
  Rake 1957 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Sachse et al. 2015
  Jones et al. 1945 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Sachse et al. 2015
  Grayston et al. 1989

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
Non-Type Exemplars
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the species Chlamydia pneumoniae Grayston et al. 1989. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved January 22, 2018.
This information was last reviewed on February 19, 2010.
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