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high G+C Gram positives

Containing group: Eubacteria

Other Names for Actinobacteria


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Goodfellow, M. and S. T. Williams. 1983. Ecology of Actinomycetes. Annual Review of Microbiology 37:189-216.

Stackebrandt, E., F. A. Rainey, and N. L. Ward-Rainey. 1997. Proposal for a new hierarchic classification system, Actinobacteria classis nov. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 47:479-491.

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