Taxon DOI
Kim and Lee 2011
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Park et al. 1995 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
Kim and Lee 2011
Li et al. 2018
Tuo et al. 2019
Kim et al. 2021
Jin et al. 2013
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Goodfellow 2021 non Actinobacteria Stackebrandt et al. 1997
  Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Salam et al. 2020
  Park et al. 1995 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
  Kim and Lee 2011

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 Amnibacterium Kim and Lee 2011. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on January 15, 2021.


  1. Kim S-J, Lee S-S. Amnibacterium kyonggiense gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Microbacteriaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:155-159. [PubMed].
  2. Li F-N, Tuo L, Lee SM-Y, Jin T, Liao S, Li W, Yan X, Sun C-H. Amnibacterium endophyticum sp. nov., an endophytic actinobacterium isolated from Aegiceras corniculatum. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1327-1332. [PubMed].
  3. Tuo L, Yan X-R, Li F-N, Yang C, An M-B, Sun C-H. Amnibacterium flavum sp. nov., a novel endophytic actinobacterium isolated from bark of Nerium indicum Mill. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:285-290. [PubMed].
  4. Jin L, Lee H-G, Kim H-S, Ahn C-Y, Oh H-M. Amnibacterium soli sp. nov., an actinobacterium isolated from grass soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:4750-4753. [PubMed].
  5. Kim I, Chhetri G, Kim J, Seo T. Amnibacterium setariae sp. nov., an endophytic actinobacterium isolated from dried foxtail. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2019; 112:1731-1738. [PubMed].