Name DOI
(sic) Ji et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
(sic) Ji et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
No nomenclatural type has been designated for this phylum.
Proper Form
Eremiobacteraeota (sic) Ji et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The phylum Eremiobacteraeota was originally proposed by Ji et al. 2017. Ji et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .

Formerly candidate phylum WPS-2.
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This information was last reviewed on September 23, 2019.


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