Taxon DOI
Schroeter 1886 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Tripathi et al. 2016
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Willems et al. 1991
(Ehrenberg 1832) Schroeter 1886 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Li et al. 2015
Zhao et al. 2020
Tripathi et al. 2016
Li et al. 2015
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
  Schroeter 1886 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Tripathi et al. 2016

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 Lampropedia Schroeter 1886 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Tripathi et al. 2016. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 14, 2020.


  1. Tripathi C, Mahato NK, Singh AK, Kamra K, Korpole S, Lal R. Lampropedia cohaerens sp. nov., a biofilm-forming bacterium isolated from microbial mats of a hot water spring, and emended description of the genus Lampropedia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1156-1162. [PubMed].
  2. Li Y, Wang T, Piao C-g, Wang L-f, Tian G-z, Zhu T-h, Guo M-w. Lampropedia puyangensis sp. nov., isolated from symptomatic bark of Populus 3 euramericana canker and emended description of Lampropedia hyalina (Ehrenberg 1832) Lee et al. 2004. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 108:321-328. [PubMed].
  3. Schroeter J. In: Cohn F (ed), Kryptogamenflora von Schlesien, Third Edition, Volume 3, Kern's Verlag, Breslau, 1886, p. 1-814.
  4. Zhao Y-T, Li Y-P, Xiao W, Liu W-H, Cui X-L, Wang Y-X. Lampropedia aestuarii sp. nov., isolated from the estuary of a freshwater river. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:65-70. [PubMed].