Taxon DOI
Wang et al. 2016
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Garrity et al. 2005
Wang et al. 2016
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
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Wang et al. 2016

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 Bacterioplanes Wang et al. 2016. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on November 15, 2016.


  1. Wang G, Jia Q, Li T, Dai S, Wu H, He H, Fan J, Xiang W, Li X. Bacterioplanes sanyensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a PHB‑accumulating bacterium isolated from a pool of Spirulina platensis cultivation. Arch Microbiol 2014; 196:739-744. [PubMed].