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Taxon: Domain Bacteria Woese et al. 1990 (prokaryote)


Original name Haeckel, 1894.
Subsequent rank; Original spelling Woese, C.R., Kandler, O. & Wheelis, M.L. 1990. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 87: 4579.
Description/Diagnosis in English loc. cit.


Unranked nameBacteria ([unranked]) Cavalier-Smith 2002
Different rankBacteria (Empire) Haeckel 1894
Different rankBacteria (Superkingdom) (Haeckel 1894)
Different rankBacteria (Kingdom) (Cohn 1870) Cavalier-Smith 1983
Different rankBacteria (Kingdom) Cavalier-Smith 2002
Different rankBacteria (Division) (Haeckel 1894)
Different rankBacteria (Class) Haeckel 1894 (Approved Lists 1980)
Different rankBacteriobionta (Kingdom)


Allowed homonymBacteria (Genus) Latreille et al., 1825


Synonymous nameEubacteria ([unranked])
Synonymous nameEubacteria (Kingdom) Woese and Fox 1977
Synonymous nameEubacteria (Subkingdom) Cavalier-Smith 1981
Synonymous name (objective)Eubacteria (Domain)
Synonymous name (objective)Neobacteria (Suprakingdom)
Synonymous name (objective)Schizobionta ([unranked])
Pro parte synonymMonera (Kingdom) Haeckel 1866
Pro parte synonymProcaryotae (Kingdom) Murray 1968 (Approved Lists 1980)
Pro parte synonymProkarya (Superkingdom)
Pro parte synonymProkaryota (Domain)
Pro parte synonymProkaryota (Empire) (Dougherty 1957) Allsopp 1969
Pro parte synonymprokaryotes ([unranked])
Pro parte synonymUnibacteria (Subkingdom) Cavalier-Smith 1998
Pro parte synonymUnibacteria (Subkingdom) Cavalier-Smith 2002
Includinganaerobic photosynthetic bacteria (Phylum)
IncludingAphragmabacteria (Phylum) Margulis and Schwartz 1982
IncludingBacteriobiota (Kingdom) Jeffrey 1971
IncludingCyanobiota (Kingdom) Jeffrey 1971
IncludingEobacteria (Infrakingdom) Cavalier-Smith 2002
IncludingEobacteria (Superphylum) (Cavalier-Smith 1992a) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingEobacteria (Phylum)
IncludingEurybacteria (Phylum) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingGlycobacteria (Infrakingdom) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingGlycobacteria (Infrakingdom) Cavalier-Smith 2002
IncludingHadobacteria (Phylum) Cavalier-Smith 1992
IncludingLipobacteria (Infrakingdom) T. Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingNegibacteria (Subkingdom) Cavalier-Smith 2002
IncludingOmnibacteria (Phylum) Margulis and Schwartz 1982
IncludingPimelobacteria (Infrakingdom) Cavalier-Smith 1992
IncludingPimelobacteria (Superphylum) (Cavalier-Smith 1992) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingPirellulae (Phylum) Margulis and Schwartz 1998
IncludingPosibacteria (Subkingdom) Cavalier-Smith 1987
IncludingPosibacteria (Infrakingdom) (Cavalier-Smith 1987) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingPosibacteria (Phylum) Cavalier-Smith 1987
IncludingPosibacteria (Phylum) Cavalier-Smith 1987 ex Cavalier-Smith 2002
IncludingSaprospirae (Phylum)
IncludingTeichobacteria (Subphylum) Cavalier-Smith 1998
IncludingTogobacteria (Phylum) Cavalier-Smith 1992
IncludingTogobacteria (Subphylum) Cavalier-Smith 1998
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