Taxon DOI
corrig. Klappenbach and Pierson 2004, (sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Keppen et al. 2000 emend. Gupta et al. 2013
(sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
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 and Holt 2021 emend. Hugenholtz and Stackebrandt 2004 non Chloroflexi Gupta et al. 2013
  corrig. Gupta et al. 2013
  Boone and Castenholz 2013
  Gupta et al. 2013
  Keppen et al. 2000 emend. Gupta et al. 2013
  corrig. Klappenbach and Pierson 2004

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 Chlorotrichoides corrig. Klappenbach and Pierson 2004 and Chlorothrix (sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 21, 2018.


  1. Klappenbach JA, Pierson BK. Phylogenetic and physiological characterization of a filamentous an oxygenic photoautotrophic bacterium 'Candidatus Chlorothrix halophila' gen. nov., sp. nov., recovered from hypersaline microbial mats. Arch Microbiol 2004; 181:17-25. [PubMed].