Taxon DOI
Shahinpei et al. 2014
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Kevbrin et al. 2020
Shahinpei 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) Garrity et al. 2021
  Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Kevbrin et al. 2020
  Shahinpei 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 Salinispirillum Shahinpei et al. 2014. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 13, 2020.


  1. Shahinpei A, Amoozegar MA, Fazeli SAS, Schumann P, Ventosa A. Salinispirillum marinum gen. nov., sp. nov., a haloalkaliphilic bacterium in the family 'Saccharospirillaceae'. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3610-3615. [PubMed].
  2. Kevbrin V, Boltyanskaya Y, Grouzdev D, Koziaeva V, Park M, Cho J-C. Natronospirillum operosum gen. nov., sp. nov., a haloalkaliphilic satellite isolated from decaying biomass of a laboratory culture of cyanobacterium Geitlerinema sp. and proposal of Natronospirillaceae fam. nov., Saccharospirillaceae fam. nov. and Gynuellaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:511-521. [PubMed].