Details for Proteobacteria

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NCBI Taxonomy ID: 1224
NCBI Taxonomy Rank: Phylum
As a phylum, the Proteobacteria are all gram-negative, show extreme metabolic diversity, and represent the majority of known gram-nagative bacteria of medical, industrial, and agricultural significance.
Taken from the text Brock Biology of Microorganisms (10th ed.). Madigan, M.T., Martinko, J.M., and Parker, J. 2003. Prentice Hall. 354p.