Threatened species of Prokaryotae

Other Names:
Threatened species of Monera
Threatened species of Prokaryotes
Threatened species of Bacteria

The monera are the smallest of living things. They are one-celled with a very simple cellular structure (no cell nucleus or organelles). Examples of monera are bacteria and cyanobacteria. There is no known record of species of monera under threat of extinction.


The taxonomy of this group of organisms is strongly debated and has various fomrats, depending partly on the perspective of the taxonomist (biology, medicine, sedimentology, archaelogy, genetics etc).

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
A: Abstract Fundamental Problems
Date of last update
15.04.2019 – 16:51 CEST