Bergey's Taxonomic Outlines

The comprehensive taxonomic outline for Bergey's Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria is available here. Click to view.

The following roadmaps and taxonomic outlines were used for the Manual prior to 2012. Based largely on phylogenies of the 16S rRNAs, they are not as reliable as the phylogenomic analyses that are becoming increasingly available.

Complete taxonomic outlines: