Taxon DOI
Suyama et al. 1999 emend. Sisinthy and Gundlapally 2020
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Willems et al. 1991
Suyama et al. 1999
Gomila et al. 2008
Gomila et al. 2008
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
  Suyama et al. 1999 emend. Sisinthy and Gundlapally 2020

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 Roseateles Suyama et al. 1999 emend. Sisinthy and Gundlapally 2020. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on November 17, 2020.


  1. Suyama T, Shigematsu T, Takaichi S, Nodasaka Y, Fujikawa S, Hosoya H, Tokiwa Y, Kanagawa T, Hanada S. Roseateles depolymerans gen. nov., sp. nov., a new bacteriochlorophyll a-containing obligate aerobe belonging to the beta-subclass of the Proteobacteria. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:449-457. [PubMed].
  2. Gomila M, Bowien B, Falsen E, Moore ER, Lalucat J. Description of Roseateles aquatilis sp. nov. and Roseateles terrae sp. nov., in the class Betaproteobacteria, and emended description of the genus Roseateles. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:6-11. [PubMed].