Prokaryotic systematics in the genomics era

@article{Zhi2011ProkaryoticSI,
  title={Prokaryotic systematics in the genomics era},
  author={X M Zhi and Wei Zhao and Wen-Jun Li and Guo-Ping Zhao},
  journal={Antonie van Leeuwenhoek},
  year={2011},
  volume={101},
  pages={21-34}
}
As an essential and basic biological discipline, prokaryotic systematics is entering the era of genomics. This paradigmatic shift is significant not only for understanding molecular phylogeny at the whole genome level but also in revealing the genetic or epigenetic basis that accounts for the phenotypic criteria used to classify and identify species. These developments provide an opportunity and a challenge for systematists to reanalyze the molecular mechanisms underlying the taxonomic… CONTINUE READING
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