Proteobacteria

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Bacteria

  • 461,345

    Occurrences
  • 2,774

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Proteobacteria

Common names

  • Proteobakterien deu
  • purple bacteria
  • purple bacteria and relatives
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted phylum

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Bacteria
phylum
Proteobacteria
class
5
order
40
family
116
genus
834
species
2,774
 
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Bibliography

Garrity, G. M; Boone, D. R. ; Castenholz, R. W. ed. 2001: Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 2nd ed. Williams & Wilkins.

NZFUNGI February 2012

NZIB July 2012

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.