Taxon DOI
Wang et al. 2015
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Wang et al. 2015
Wang et al. 2015
Zhang et al. 2020
Guo 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
  Imhoff 2005
  Wang et al. 2015
  Wang 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 Wenzhouxiangella Wang et al. 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 26, 2020.


  1. Wang C, Tang M, Li T, Dai S, Wu H, Chen C, He H, Fan J, Xiang W, Li X. Wenzhouxiangella marina gen. nov, sp. nov, a marine bacterium from the culture broth of Picochlorum sp. 122, and proposal of Wenzhouxiangellaceae fam. nov. in the order Chromatiales. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 107:1625-1632. [PubMed].
  2. Guo L-Y, Dunlap CA, Rooney AP, Chen G-J, Du Z-J. Wenzhouxiangella sediminis sp. nov. isolated from coastal sediment. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:4575-4579. [PubMed].
  3. Zhang X-Y, Zhang R, Wang J-C, Zhang T, Du Z-J. Wenzhouxiangella limi sp. nov., isolated from a salt lake. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4610-4615. [PubMed].