Scientific classification
Domain: Archaea
Kingdom: Crenarchaeota
Phylum: Thaumarchaeota
Class: incertae sedis
Order: Nitrosopumilales
  • Nitrosopumilales Konneke et al. 2006

The Nitrosopumilales are an order of the Archaea class Thermoprotei.[1]


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

Further reading

Scientific journals

  • Konneke M, Bernhard AE, de la Torre JR, Walker CB, Waterbury JB, Stahl DA (2005). "Isolation of an autotrophic ammonia-oxidizing marine archaeon". Nature 437 (7058): 543–546. PMID 16177789. doi:10.1038/nature03911. 
  • 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. 

Scientific books

  • Reysenbach, A-L (2001). "Class I. Thermoprotei 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. pp. p. 169. ISBN . 

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