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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanosarcina mazei (Barker, 1936) Mah & Kuhn, 1986 
AphiaID: 573714

Classification: Biota > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArchaea (Kingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuryarchaeota (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanomicrobia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanosarcinales (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanosarcinaceae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanosarcina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMethanosarcina (Kluyver & van Niel, 1936) emend. Barker, 1956
Source  basis of record Mah, R.A., and Kuhn, D.A. "Transfer of the type species of the genus Methanococcus to the genus Methanosarcina naming it Methanosarcina mazei (Barker 1936) comb. nov. et emend. and conservation of the genus Methanococcus (Approved Lists, 1980) with Methanococcus vannielii (Approved Lists, 1980) as the type species. Request for an opinion." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1984) 34:263-265.  [details]

Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (295 nucleotides; 342 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:573714
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2011-06-03 07:38:56Z  created  Trias Verbeeck, Aina
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Methanosarcina mazei (Barker, 1936) Mah & Kuhn, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=573714 on 2014-07-22
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