Domain "Archaea"

Name: "Archaea" Woese et al. 1990

Category: Domain

Proposed as: new domain

Etymology: Ar.chae’a. Gr. masc. adj. archaîos, ancient, primitive; N.L. neut. pl. n. Archaea, the domain of the archaea

Original publication: Woese CR, Kandler O, Wheelis ML. Towards a natural system of organisms: proposal for the domains Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1990; 87:4576-4579.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym (and no standing)

Correct name: Archaea Woese et al. 2024

Parent taxon: None.

Assigned by: Woese CR, Kandler O, Wheelis ML. Towards a natural system of organisms: proposal for the domains Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1990; 87:4576-4579.

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Record number: 166
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