Taxon DOI
None 2015
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Reysenbach 2002 emend. Gupta and Lali 2013
Nunoura et al. 2008
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this family within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  corrig. Reysenbach 2021
  Reysenbach 2002 emend. Gupta and Lali 2013 non Aquificae Reysenbach 2021
  Reysenbach 2002 emend. Gupta and Lali 2013
  None 2015

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 family Incertae sedis 15 None 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on January 25, 2017.


  1. Nunoura T, Oida H, Miyazaki M, Suzuki Y. Thermosulfidibacter takaii gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, hydrogen-oxidizing, sulfur-reducing chemolithoautotroph isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal field in the Southern Okinawa Trough. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:659-665. [PubMed].