Methanococci

Methanococci

Methanococci
Scientific classification
Domain: Archaea
Kingdom: Euryarchaeota
Phylum: Euryarchaeota
Class: Methanococci
Order
Synonyms
  • Methanococci Boone 2002
  • Methanothermea
  • Methanothermea Cavalier-Smith 2002

In taxonomy, the Methanococci are a class (biology) of the Euryarchaeota.[1]

References

  1. ^ See the NCBI webpage on Methanococci. Data extracted from the "NCBI taxonomy resources". National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2007-03-19. 

Further reading

Scientific journals

  • Cavalier-Smith, T (2002). "The neomuran origin of archaebacteria, the negibacterial root of the universal tree and bacterial megaclassification". Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 52 (Pt 1): 7–76. PMID 11837318. 
  • Woese, CR; Kandler O; Wheelis ML (1990). "Towards a natural system of organisms: proposal for the domains Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 87 (12): 4576–4579. Bibcode:1990PNAS...87.4576W. PMC 54159. PMID 2112744. doi:10.1073/pnas.87.12.4576. 
  • Liu, Yuchen; White, Robert H.; Whitman, William B. (July 2010). "Methanococci Use the Diaminopimelate Aminotransferase (DapL) Pathway for Lysine Biosynthesis". Journal of Bacteriology 192 (13): 3304–3310. doi:10.1128/JB.00172-10. 

Scientific books

  • Boone, DR (2001). "Class I. Methanococci class. nov.". In DR Boone and RW Castenholz, eds. Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology Volume 1: The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria (2nd ed.). New York: Springer Verlag. p. 169. ISBN . 
  • Garrity GM, Holt JG (2001). "Phylum AII. Euryarchaeota phy. nov.". In DR Boone and RW Castenholz, eds. Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology Volume 1: The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria (2nd ed.). New York: Springer Verlag. p. 169. ISBN . 

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