Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.7796
Name
Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2013
Taxonomic Rank
family
Methodology
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
 
Parent
Taxon RecordName Record
Buchanan 1917 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2013
Members
Ehrenberg 1835 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Shivani et al. 2015
Sravanthi et al. 2016
Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Adeolu and Gupta 2014
Bermudes et al. 1988
Gross 1910 emend. Kuhn 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
(Gharagozlou 1968) Bermudes et al. 1988
(ex To and Margulis 1978) Bermudes et al. 1988
Noguchi 1917 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Faine and Stallman 1982
Shivani et al. 2017
Subhash and Lee 2017
(ex Hollande and Gharagozlou 1967) Bermudes et al. 1988
Arroua et al. 2017
Koelschbach et al. 2017
Ben Hania et al. 2015
Gross 1911 emend. Lewin and Leadbetter 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Shivani et al. 2016
Ritalahti et al. 2012 emend. Arroua et al. 2017
Schaudinn 1905 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Abt et al. 2013
CrossRef
Digital Object Identifier
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.7796
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.7796
Type Status
Taxonomy
The taxonomic placement of this family within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity and Holt 2001 non Spirochaetes Cavalier-Smith 2002
  Paster 2011
  Buchanan 1917 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2013
  Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2013

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 family Spirochaetaceae Swellengrebel 1907 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Gupta et al. 2013. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved February 17, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.7796.
This information was last reviewed on September 10, 2017.

References


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