Desulfurellaceae

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Desulfurellaceae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Deltaproteobacteria
Order: Desulfurellales
Family: Desulfurellaceae
Genera

Desulfurella
Hippea

The Desulfurellaceae are a small family of Proteobacteria, given their own order.[1] However, it was recently proposed that the class Epsilonproteobacteria be combined with the order Desulfurellales to create the new phylum Epsilonbacteraeota.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NCBI
  2. ^ Waite DW, Vanwonterghem I, Rinke C, Parks DH, Zhang Y, Takai K, Sievert SM, Simon J, Campbell BJ, Hanson TE, Woyke T, Klotz MG, Hugenholtz P (2017). "Comparative Genomic Analysis of the Class Epsilonproteobacteria and Proposed Reclassification to Epsilonbacteraeota (phyl. nov.)". Front Microbiol. 8: 682. PMC 5401914Freely accessible. PMID 28484436. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00682.