The PEDIGREE of
Genus Nanoarchaeum (thermophilic archaeote)

 
     aka Nanoarchaeum equitans; (very ancient thermophilic parasite; no known energy source except Ignicoccus host; member of SYMBIOTIC pair)

 poss. "Partner(s)":       Genus Ignicoccus (in phylum Crenarchaeota)
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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
/-- Non-reproducing Precursor Organism   +====> [ 38]
/-- 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 Firmicutes
/-- Order Clostridiales (incl. sulfate-reducing bacteria)
/-- Family Clostridiaceae
/  \-- Clostridium
/-- Phylum Nanoarchaeota (ultra-small symbiotes)
/  
- Genus Nanoarchaeum (thermophilic archaeote)
 

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