Taxon DOI
Heulin et al. 2003 emend. Lee et al. 2014
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Willems et al. 1991
Heulin et al. 2003
Dahal et al. 2022
Kim et al. 2021
Lee and Cha 2017
Props et al. 2020
Wang et al. 2014
Heulin et al. 2003
Zhang et al. 2019
Yu and Leadbetter 2020
Khan et al. 2022
Chaudhary and Kim 2017
Akter et al. 2020
Yan et al. 2017
Lee et al. 2014
Khan et al. 2022
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
  Heulin et al. 2003 emend. Lee et al. 2014

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 Ramlibacter Heulin et al. 2003 emend. Lee et al. 2014. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 22, 2022.


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