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Taxonomy ID: 28890 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid28890)
current name
Euryarchaeota Garrity and Holt 2002 1) in [Validation List No. 85 (2002)]
homotypic synonym:
"Euryarchaeota" Woese et al. 1990, effective name 1),2)
NCBI BLAST name: euryarchaeotes
Rank: phylum
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Methanobacteriota Garrity and Holt 2023 in [Göker M & Oren A (2023)]
homotypic synonym:
"Methanobacteraeota" Oren et al. 2015, effective name 2) in [Oren A et al. (2015)]
"Methanobacteriota" Whitman et al. 2018, effective name 2) in [Whitman WB et al. (2018)]
blast name
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Archaea
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 395,445 -
Protein 6,578,243 -
Structure 4,185 -
Genome 1,027 -
Popset 1,240 672
Conserved Domains 844 480
GEO Datasets 4,544 -
PubMed Central 32,484 5,946
Gene 1,533,659 -
SRA Experiments 6,041 143
GEO Profiles 9,216 -
Protein Clusters 39,104 -
Identical Protein Groups 6,584,732 -
BioProject 2,069 9
BioSample 15,624 151
Assembly 6,022 -
PubChem BioAssay 91 -
Taxonomy 8,308 1


Comments and References:

Validation List No. 85 (2002), PubMed: abstract
VALIDATION LIST No. 85. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2002) 52(3):685-690. [No abstract available.]
Göker M & Oren A (2023), PubMed: abstract
Göker, M., and Oren, A. "Valid publication of four additional phylum names." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2023) 73(9):0.006024.
Oren A et al. (2015), PubMed: abstract
Oren, A., da Costa, M.S., Garrity, G.M., Rainey, F.A., Rosselló-Móra, R., Schink, B., Sutcliffe, I., Trujillo, M.E., and Whitman, W.B. "Proposal to include the rank of phylum in the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2015) 65(11):4284-4287.
Whitman WB et al. (2018), PubMed: abstract
Whitman, W.B., Oren, A., Chuvochina, M., da Costa, M.S., Garrity, G.M., Rainey, F.A., Rossello-Mora, R., Schink, B., Sutcliffe, I., Trujillo, M.E., and Ventura, S. "Proposal of the suffix -ota to denote phyla. Addendum to 'Proposal to include the rank of phylum in the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes'." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2018) 68(3):967-969.
Cavalier-Smith T (2002)
Cavalier-Smith, T. "The neomuran origin of archaebacteria, the negibacterial root of the universal tree and bacterial megaclassification." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2002) 52(1):7-76.
Garrity GM & Holt JG (2001c)
Garrity, G.M., and Holt, J.G. "Phylum AII. Euryarchaeota phy. nov." In: Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd ed., vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria) (D.R. Boone and R.W. Castenholz, eds.), Springer-Verlag, New York (2001). p. 211. [No PubMed record available.]
Woese CR et al. (1990)
Woese, C.R., Kandler, O., and Wheelis, M.L. "Towards a natural system of organisms: proposal for the domains Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (1990) 87:4576-4579.
VALIDATION LIST No. 85 (2002), other link:
VALIDATION LIST No. 85. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2002) 52:685-690. [No abstract available.]

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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