Taxon DOI
Nicklas et al. 2015
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Pohl 1981
(Bisgaard 1988) Nicklas et al. 2015
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
  Pohl 1981
  Nicklas 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 Muribacter Nicklas et al. 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 9, 2018.


  1. Nicklas W, Bisgaard M, Aalbæk B, Kuhnert P, Christensen H. Reclassification of Actinobacillus muris as Muribacter muris gen. nov., comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3344-3351. [PubMed].