Taxon DOI
Jiang et al. 2012 emend. Gupta et al. 2020
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Fischer 1895 (Approved Lists 1980)
Jiang et al. 2012 emend. Sultanpuram et al. 2015
(Baesman et al. 2010) Gupta et al. 2020
Sultanpuram et al. 2015
(Márquez et al. 2011) Sultanpuram et al. 2015
(Switzer Blum et al. 2001) Gupta et al. 2020
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Gibbons and Murray 2021
  Ludwig et al. 2010
  Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Fischer 1895 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Jiang et al. 2012 emend. Gupta et al. 2020

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 Salisediminibacterium Jiang et al. 2012 emend. Gupta et al. 2020. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on December 2, 2020.


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