Taxon DOI
Goodfellow 2015 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
Volpiano et al. 2021
Rainey et al. 1996 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
Stackebrandt and Schumann 2000 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
Goodfellow et al. 1990 emend. Ay et al. 2020
Rainey et al. 1997 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
Rapoport et al. 2020
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this order within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Goodfellow 2021 non Actinobacteria Stackebrandt et al. 1997
  Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Goodfellow 2015 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018

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.
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the order Streptosporangiales Goodfellow 2015 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 25, 2021.


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