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Taxonomy ID: 28216 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid28216)
current name
Betaproteobacteria Garrity et al. 2006 emend. Boden et al. 2017
NCBI BLAST name: b-proteobacteria
Rank: class
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Proteobacteria beta subdivision
heterotypic synonym
Purple bacteria, beta subdivision
heterotypic synonym
beta proteobacteria
heterotypic synonym
beta subdivision
heterotypic synonym
beta subgroup
blast name
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Proteobacteria
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 3,117,010 -
Protein 49,554,152 5,807
Structure 2,582 -
Genome 1,207 -
Popset 6,746 5,280
Conserved Domains 212 59
GEO Datasets 3,603 -
PubMed Central 74,604 4,946
Gene 1,126,512 -
SRA Experiments 62,133 4
GEO Profiles 19,912 -
Protein Clusters 87,188 109
Identical Protein Groups 14,877,986 5,807
Bio Project 5,202 5
Bio Sample 79,271 17
Bio Systems 65,292 -
Assembly 12,024 -
Probe 7,693 12
PubChem BioAssay 1,195 -
Taxonomy 27,847 1

Comments and References:

Boden R et al. (2017b)
Boden, R., Hutt, L.P., and Rae, A.W. "Reclassification of Thiobacillus aquaesulis (Wood & Kelly, 1995) as Annwoodia aquaesulis gen. nov., comb. nov., transfer of Thiobacillus (Beijerinck, 1904) from the Hydrogenophilales to the Nitrosomonadales, proposal of Hydrogenophilalia class. nov. within the 'Proteobacteria', and four new families within the orders Nitrosomonadales and Rhodocyclales." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2017) 67:1191-1205.
Garrity GM et al. (2005v)
Garrity, G.M., Bell, J.A., and Lilburn, T. "Class II. Betaproteobacteria class. nov." In: D.J. Brenner, N.R. Krieg, J.T. Staley, and G.M. Garrity (eds), Bergeys Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 575. [No PubMed record available.]
VALIDATION LIST No. 107 (2006), other link:
Validation List No. 107. "List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2006) 56:1-6. [Erratum: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2006) 56:677.]

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Betaproteobacteria taxonomy/phylogenetic World Register of Marine Species
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