Bacteria

Kingdom in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

  • 1,158,040

    Occurrences
  • 18,238

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Bacteria

Common names

Taxonomic status

Accepted kingdom

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Bacteria
phylum
29
class
49
order
114
family
416
genus
3,124
species
18,238
 
complete classification

Bibliography

Margulis, L.; Schwartz, K.V. (1982). Five Kingdoms : an illustrated guide to the phyla of life on earth. Second edition. Freeman.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included 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 on Apr 13, 2016.