Taxon DOI
Lee and Lee 2015 emend. Yao et al. 2016
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Ludwig et al. 2010
Lee and Lee 2015
Yao 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) Gibbons and Murray 2021
  Ludwig et al. 2010
  Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Ludwig et al. 2010
  Lee and Lee 2015 emend. Yao 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 Scopulibacillus Lee and Lee 2015 emend. Yao et al. 2016. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on November 15, 2016.


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  2. Lee SD, Lee DW. Scopulibacillus darangshiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from rock. J Microbiol 2009; 47:710-715. [PubMed].