Taxon DOI
Burns et al. 2010 emend. Durán-Viseras et al. 2019
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Gupta et al. 2016 emend. Gupta et al. 2016
Burns et al. 2010
Durán-Viseras et al. 2019
Durán-Viseras et al. 2020
Durán-Viseras et al. 2020
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Garrity and Holt 2001
  (Cavalier-Smith 2002) Grant et al. 2002 emend. Gupta et al. 2015
  Gupta et al. 2015
  Gupta et al. 2016 emend. Gupta et al. 2016
  Burns et al. 2010 emend. Durán-Viseras et al. 2019

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 Halonotius Burns et al. 2010 emend. Durán-Viseras et al. 2019. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on October 30, 2019.


  1. Burns DG, Janssen PH, Itoh T, Kamekura M, Echigo A, Dyall-Smith ML. Halonotius pteroides gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon recovered from a saltern crystallizer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:1196-1199. [PubMed].
  2. Gupta RS, Naushad S, Fabros R, Adeolu M. A phylogenomic reappraisal of family-level divisions within the class Halobacteria: proposal to divide the order Halobacteriales into the families Halobacteriaceae, Haloarculaceae fam. nov., and Halococcaceae fam. nov., and the order Haloferacales into the families, Haloferacaceae and Halorubraceae fam. nov. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2016; 109:565-587. [PubMed].
  3. Durán-Viseras A, Ventosa A, Sánchez-Porro C. Halonotius aquaticus sp. nov., a new haloarchaeon isolated from a marine saltern. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:1306-1312. [PubMed].
  4. Durán-Viseras A, Andrei A-S, Ghai R, Sánchez-Porro C, Ventosa A. New Halonotius Species Provide Genomics-Based Insights Into Cobalamin Synthesis in Haloarchaea. Front. Microbio. 2019; 10:1928-1928. [PubMed].