Taxon DOI
Táncsics et al. 2010
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Stanier 1940 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. García-López et al. 2019
Táncsics et al. 2010
Lee and Jeon 2018
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  corrig. Krieg et al. 2021
  Nakagawa 2012 emend. García-López et al. 2019
  Leadbetter 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. García-López et al. 2019
  Stanier 1940 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. García-López et al. 2019
  Táncsics 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 Siphonobacter Táncsics et al. 2010. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on May 17, 2018.


  1. García-López M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Hahnke RL, Göker M. Analysis of 1,000 Type-Strain Genomes Improves Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front. Microbio. 2019; 10:2083-2083. [PubMed].
  2. Táncsics A, Kéki Z, Márialigeti K, Schumann P, Tóth EM. Siphonobacter aquaeclarae gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the family ‘Flexibacteraceae’, phylum Bacteroidetes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2567-2571. [PubMed].
  3. Lee Y, Jeon CO. Siphonobacter curvatus sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater river. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1925-1929. [PubMed].