Taxon DOI
Lau et al. 2014
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
None 2015
Lau et al. 2014
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
  Rainey 2010
  Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
  None 2015
  Lau et al. 2014

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 Catabacter Lau et al. 2014. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 2, 2014.


  1. Lau SKP, Fan RYY, Lo H-W, Ng RHY, Wong SSY, Li IWS, Wu AKL, Ng KHL, Tseung S, Lee RA, Fung KSC, Que T-L, Yuen K-Y, Woo PCY. High Mortality Associated with Catabacter hongkongensis Bacteremia. J Clin Microbiol 2012; 50:2239-2243. [PubMed].