Taxon DOI
(sic) Ward et al. 2019, corrig. Ward et al. 2019
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
(sic) Ji et al. 2017
Ward et al. 2019
Ward et al. 2019
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this class within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Ji et al. 2017
  (sic) Ward et al. 2019

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 class Eremiobacteria (sic) Ward et al. 2019 and Eremiobacteriia corrig. Ward et al. 2019. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 14, 2020.


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  2. Ji M, Greening C, Vanwonterghem I, Carere CR, Bay SK, Steen JA, Montgomery K, Lines T, Beardall J, van Dorst J, Snape I, Stott MB, Hugenholtz P, Ferrari BC. Atmospheric trace gases support primary production in Antarctic desert surface soil. Nature 2017; 552:400-403. [PubMed].