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Purple Sulfur Bacteria And Relatives

Chromatiales

Scientific Names

Alternative Names

Chromatiaceae/Ectothiorhodospiraceae group
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
ChromatiaceaeEctothiorhodospiraceae group
Synonym according to NCBI
Chromatiales
Chromatiales Imhoff 2005
Authority according to NCBI

Common Names

English

purple sulfur bacteria and relatives preferred

Japanese

クロマチウム目 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Curated hierarchies for Chromatiales

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Bacteria Cavalier-Smith 2002
Negibacteria Cavalier-Smith 2002
Proteobacteria Garrity et al. 2005