Division "Cyanobacteria"

Name: "Cyanobacteria" (ex Stanier 1974) Cavalier-Smith 2002

Category: Division

Proposed as: new division, nom. rev.

Etymology: Gr. masc. n. kyanos, blue-green, because of their common colour and the traditional name Cyanophyceae or blue-green algae; N.L. neut. pl. n. Cyanobacteria

Type order: Chroococcales Cavalier-Smith 2002

Original publication: Cavalier-Smith T. The neomuran origin of archaebacteria, the negibacterial root of the universal tree and bacterial megaclassification. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:7-76.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)

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Record number: 941
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