Taxon DOI
Yoon et al. 2003 emend. Liu et al. 2011
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Schleifer and Bell 2010
Yoon et al. 2003
Martin et al. 2011 emend. Kämpfer et al. 2021
Martin et al. 2011
Liu et al. 2011
Guo et al. 2010
Chen et al. 2009
Kämpfer et al. 2021
Liu et al. 2011
Hoyles et al. 2004
Yoon et al. 2003
Glaeser et al. 2016
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Gibbons and Murray 2021
  Ludwig et al. 2010
  Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Schleifer and Bell 2010
  Yoon et al. 2003 emend. Liu et al. 2011

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 genus Jeotgalicoccus Yoon et al. 2003 emend. Liu et al. 2011. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 8, 2021.


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