Taxon DOI
Campbell et al. 2015
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Marchandin et al. 2010 emend. Campbell et al. 2015
von Prowazek 1913 emend. Bryant 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Hungate 1966 (Approved Lists 1980)
Lai et al. 1983
Shah and Collins 1983
Shah and Collins 1983
Lee et al. 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Caldwell et al. 2013
Schink et al. 1983 emend. Ueki et al. 2014
van Gylswyk et al. 1997
Schleifer et al. 1990
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this family within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Gibbons and Murray 2021
  Marchandin et al. 2010
  Marchandin et al. 2010 emend. Campbell et al. 2015
  Campbell 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 family Selenomonadaceae Campbell et al. 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on March 1, 2017.


  1. Campbell C, Adeolu M, Gupta RS. Genome-based taxonomic framework for the class Negativicutes: division of the class Negativicutes into the orders Selenomonadales emend., Acidaminococcales ord. nov. and Veillonellales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3203-3215. [PubMed].