Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.808
Name
Garrity et al. 2005
Taxonomic Rank
phylum
Methodology
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
 
Parent
Taxon RecordName Record
Woese et al. 1990
Members
Williams and Kelly 2013
Garrity et al. 2006
Garrity et al. 2006 emend. Boden et al. 2017
Cavalier-Smith 2002
Kuever et al. 2006 emend. Hahn et al. 2017
Garrity et al. 2006
Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
Boden et al. 2017
Nakai et al. 2014 emend. Hahn et al. 2017
Makita et al. 2017
CrossRef
Digital Object Identifier
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.808
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.808
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.
Taxonomy
The taxonomic placement of this phylum within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity et al. 2005

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 phylum Proteobacteria Garrity et al. 2005. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved December 12, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.808.
This information was last reviewed on September 28, 2017.

References


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