Taxon DOI
Shivani et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Kuever et al. 2006
(Postgate and Campbell 1966) Shivani et al. 2017
(Takii et al. 2008) Shivani et al. 2017
(Finster and Kjeldsen 2012) Shivani et al. 2017
Shivani et al. 2017
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  Waite et al. 2020
  Waite et al. 2020
  Kuever et al. 2006 emend. Waite et al. 2020
  Kuever et al. 2006
  Shivani et al. 2017

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 Halodesulfovibrio Shivani et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 20, 2017.


  1. Shivani Y, Subhash Y, Sasikala Ch, Ramana ChV. Halodesulfovibrio spirochaetisodalis gen. nov. sp. nov. and reclassification of four Desulfovibrio spp. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:87-93. [PubMed].