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A complete domain-to-species taxonomy for Bacteria and Archaea

The Genome Taxonomy Database is a phylogenetically consistent, genome-based taxonomy that provides rank-normalized classifications for ~150,000 bacterial and archaeal genomes from domain to genus. However, almost 40% of the genomes in the Genome Taxonomy Database lack a species name. 
Parks DH, Chuvochina M, Chaumeil PA, ... , Mussig AJ, Hugenholtz P