Taxon DOI
Kämpfer et al. 2010
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Dedysh et al. 2016
Kämpfer et al. 2010 emend. Hördt et al. 2020
Kämpfer et al. 2012
Zhang 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
  Douglas 1957 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hördt et al. 2020
  Dedysh et al. 2016
  Kämpfer et al. 2010

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 Camelimonas Kämpfer et al. 2010. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 13, 2015.


  1. Dedysh SN, Haupt ES, Dunfield PF. Emended description of the family Beijerinckiaceae and transfer of the genera Chelatococcus and Camelimonas to the family Chelatococcaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:3177-3182. [PubMed].
  2. Kämpfer P, Scholz HC, Langer S, Wernery U, Wernery R, Johnson B, Joseph M, Lodders N, Busse H-J. Camelimonas lactis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the milk of camels. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2382-2386. [PubMed].
  3. Zhang L, Song M, Cao Q, Wu S, Zhao Y, Huang J-W, Chen K, Li S-P, Xia Z-Y, Jiang J-D. Camelimonas fluminis sp. nov., a cyhalothrin-degrading bacterium isolated from river water. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3109-3114. [PubMed].
  4. Kämpfer P, Scholz HC, Lodders N, Loncaric I, Whatmore AM, Busse H-J. Camelimonas abortus sp. nov., isolated from placental tissue of cattle. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:1117-1120. [PubMed].