Taxon DOI
Amoozegar et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Munoz et al. 2017
Amoozegar et al. 2017
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this family within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Hahnke et al. 2021
  Munoz et al. 2017 emend. Hahnke et al. 2016
  Munoz et al. 2017
  Amoozegar 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 family Soortiaceae Amoozegar et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 20, 2017.


  1. Amoozegar MA, Khansha J, Mehrshad M, Fazeli SAS, Ramezani M, de la Haba R, Sánchez-Porro C, Ventosa A. Soortia roseihalophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a new taxon isolated from a travertine spring in the order Balneolales, and description of Soortiaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:113-120. [PubMed].