Phylum "Spirochaetae"

Name: "Spirochaetae" Cavalier-Smith 2002

Category: Phylum

Proposed as: phyl. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Spirochaetae, From the genus Spirochaeta.

Gender: feminine

Type order: Spirochaetales Buchanan 1917 (Approved Lists 1980)

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

Correct name: Spirochaetota Garrity and Holt 2021

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Record number: 785
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