Taxon DOI
Angen et al. 1999
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Pohl 1981
(Newsome and Cross 1932) Angen et al. 1999
Li et al. 2021
Christensen et al. 2011
Angen et al. 1999
(Ribeiro et al. 1990) Angen et al. 1999
Li et al. 2021
Kuhnert et al. 2021
Angen et al. 1999
Angen et al. 1999
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Garrity et al. 2021
  Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Pohl 1981
  Angen et al. 1999

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.
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Taxon Abstract for the genus Mannheimia Angen et al. 1999. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 27, 2021.


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