Taxon DOI
Sugimoto et al. 2011
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Stackebrandt and Schumann 2000 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018
Sugimoto et al. 2011
Tomida 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
  Stackebrandt and Schumann 2000 emend. Nouioui et al. 2018
  Sugimoto et al. 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 Branchiibius Sugimoto et al. 2011. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on March 15, 2013.


  1. Sugimoto S, Kato T, Ito M, Sakata N, Tsuchida T, Matsumoto A, Takahashi Y. Branchiibius hedensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinobacterium isolated from a Japanese codling (Physiculus japonicus). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:1195-1200. [PubMed].
  2. Tomida J, Sakamoto D, Sugita T, Fujiwara N, Naka T, Hamada M, Morita Y, Kawamura Y. Branchiibius cervicis sp. nov., a novel species isolated from patients with atopic dermatitis. Syst Appl Microbiol 2011; 34:503-507. [PubMed].