Proteobacteria

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Bacteria

  • 471,861

    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

Subordinate taxa

Classification

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

Description

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Checklists

Bibliography

Cavalier-Smith, T. (2002)

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.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.