Taxon DOI
Li et al. 2015
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Tang et al. 2011
Li et al. 2015
Zhang et al. 2016
Ding et al. 2019
Ji et al. 2019
Feng 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) Goodfellow 2021 non Actinobacteria Stackebrandt et al. 1997
  Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Tang et al. 2015
  Tang et al. 2011
  Tang et al. 2011
  Li et al. 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 genus Phytoactinopolyspora Li et al. 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 29, 2020.


  1. Ji Y, Chunyu W-X, Li E-Y, Ding Z-G, Yin M, Zhao Y-R, Wang Y, Tang S-K. Phytoactinopolyspora halotolerans sp. nov., a halotolerant actinobacterium isolated from a saline soil in Xinjiang, northwest of China. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2018; 111:27-34. [PubMed].
  2. Zhang Y-G, Lu X-H, Ding Y-B, Zhou X-K, Li L, Guo J-W, Wang H-F, Duan Y-Q, Li W-J. Phytoactinopolyspora alkaliphila sp. nov., a novel alkaliphilic actinomycete isolated from a saline-alkaline soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:2058-2063. [PubMed].
  3. Feng X-M, Zhai X-H, Liu S-W, Wang C-M, Sun C-H, Zhou X, Zhang Y-J, Li X-J. Phytoactinopolyspora mesophila sp. nov., isolated from a saline-alkaline soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4179-4185. [PubMed].
  4. Li L, Ma J-B, Mohamad OA, Li S-H, Osman G, Li Y-Q, Guo J-W, Hozzein WN, Li W-J. Phytoactinopolyspora endophytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a halotolerant filamentous actinomycete isolated from the roots of Glycyrrhiza uralensis F. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2671-2677. [PubMed].
  5. Ding Z-G, Ji Y, Yin M, Zhao Y-R, Feng Y-Z, Chunyu W-X, Tang S-K. Phytoactinopolyspora halophila sp. nov., a halophilic actinomycete isolated from a saline soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:384-389. [PubMed].