Taxon DOI
Takeda et al. 2002
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Willems et al. 1991
Takeda et al. 2002
Bouraoui et al. 2010
Rakshak et al. 2013
Chen et al. 2005
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Garrity et al. 2021
  Garrity et al. 2006 emend. Boden et al. 2017
  Garrity et al. 2006
  Willems et al. 1991
  Takeda et al. 2002

The taxonomy from the rank of class and below is based upon currently published taxonomic opinion. For a complete taxonomy, refer to The Taxonomic Outline of Bacteria and Archaea, Release 7.7.
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Caldimonas Takeda et al. 2002. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on May 19, 2015.


  1. Takeda M, Kamagata Y, Ghiorse WC, Hanada S, Koizumi J. Caldimonas manganoxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading, manganese-oxidizing thermophile. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:895-900. [PubMed].
  2. Bouraoui H, Boukari I, Touzel JP, O'Donohue M, Manai M. Caldimonas hydrothermale sp. nov., a novel thermophilic bacterium isolated from roman hot bath in south Tunisia. Arch Microbiol 2010; 192:485-591. [PubMed].
  3. Chen WM, Chang JS, Chiu CH, Chang SC, Chen WC, Jiang CM. Caldimonas taiwanensis sp. nov., a amylase producing bacterium isolated from a hot spring. Syst Appl Microbiol 2005; 28:415-420. [PubMed].
  4. Rakshak K, Ravinder K, Nupur, Srinivas TNR, Kumar PA. Caldimonas meghalayensis sp. nov., a novel thermophilic betaproteobacterium isolated from a hot spring of Meghalaya in northeast India. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2013; 104:1217-1225. [PubMed].