Haloplasma

Haloplasma

Haloplasma contractile
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Tenericutes
Class: Mollicutes
Order: Haloplasmatales
Rainey, da Costa, Antunes & Huber, 2008[1][2]
Family: Haloplasmataceae
Rainey, da Costa, Antunes & Huber, 2008[1]
Genus: Haloplasma
Antunes, Rainey, da Costa & Huber, 2008[1]
Species: H. contractile
Binomial name
Haloplasma contractile
Antunes, Rainey, da Costa & Huber, 2008[1]

Haloplasma contractile is a halophilic, cell wall-less bacterium. It is the only known representative of a deep lineage, and is classified in its own family (Haloplasmataceae) and order (Haloplasmatales), in the class Mollicutes.[1]

References

External links

  • National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)


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