Table 1

Bacterial phyla with cultured representatives but without representative sequenced genomes

Phylum*

Genera*


Acidobacteria

Acidobacterium, Geothrix, Holophaga

Chrysiogenetes

Chrysiogenes

Coprothermobacter

Coprothermobacter

Deferribacteres

Deferribacter, Denitrovibrio, Flexistipes, Geovibrio

Dictyoglomus

Dictyoglomus

Gemmimonas

Gemmimonas

Nitrospira

Nitrospira, Leptospirillum, Magnetobacterium, Thermodesulfovibrio

Synergistes

Synergistes, Aminobacterium, Aminomonas, Anaerobaculum, Dethiosulfovibrio, Thermanaerovibrio

Thermodesulfobacteria

Thermodesulfobacterium, Desulfatotherma, Geothermobacterium


* Where possible, the nomenclature of the taxonomic outline for Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology [8] has been used. These phyla are currently misclassified as part of the Firmicutes phylum [8].

Hugenholtz Genome Biology 2002 3:reviews0003.1-reviews0003.8   doi:10.1186/gb-2002-3-2-reviews0003