The PEDIGREE of
(NN), a very special Archaeote

 
     (it's not clear which, if either, the cytoplasm or nucleus derived from an archaeote but if all advanced life descends from a single successful union, that mating must have been very very special indeed)

 "Child(ren)":       (NN), a Nucleated Cell
 poss. "Partner(s)":       (NN), a Cell Nucleus       (NN), a thermophilic Bacterium
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/-- Earth of Eoarchean Era (Archean Eon)   +====> [ 37]
/-- Non-reproducing Precursor Organism
/-- Earliest life (Based on AEG -based nucleic acid chains)
| or: polyamide nucleic acid
| or: glycol nucleic acid or: threose nucleic acid
/  \-- Montmorillonite-based Vesicles
/-- Earlier life (Based on RNA)
/-- Earlier Life (Based on RNA and Protein)
/-- Last Universal Ancestor of Present Life
/-- Proto-Bacteria  (3700 M BC)
/-- Glycobacteria
/-- Eurybacteria
/-- Superphylum Endobacteria
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Phylum Actinobacteria
/-- Class Actinobacteridae
/-- (NN), a thermophilic Bacterium
/-- Superdomain of Neomura
/-- Earliest life   +====> [ 39]
| or: polyamide nucleic acid
/   | or: glycol nucleic acid or: threose nucleic acid
/-- Earlier life (Based on RNA)
/-- Earlier Life (Based on RNA and Protein)
/-- Last Universal Ancestor of Present Life
/-- Proto-Bacteria  (3700 M BC)
/-- Glycobacteria
/-- Eurybacteria
/-- Superphylum Endobacteria
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Phylum Firmicutes
/-- Order Clostridiales (incl. sulfate-reducing bacteria)
/-- Family Clostridiaceae
/  \-- Clostridium
- (NN), a very special Archaeote
 

 
  (poss.) ``2(+)-Great Grandchildren:''       Kingdom of Animals   ;   Kingdom of Eumycota (True Fungi)   ;   Superphylum Discoba (Euglena & distant kin)   ;   Superphylum Retaria   ;   Superkingdom of Metabionta   ;   Subkingdom S.A.R. (Stramenopiles & Alveolates & Rhizaria)   ;   Subkingdom Harosa   ;   Kingdom Chromista
 

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