Taxon DOI
Kim et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Cavaletti et al. 2006 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
Kim 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
  (sic) Goodfellow 2021 non Actinobacteria Stackebrandt et al. 1997
  Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
  (Cavaletti et al. 2006) Donadio et al. 2015
  Cavaletti et al. 2006 emend. Zhi et al. 2009
  Kim 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 Actinocrinis Kim et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 9, 2017.


  1. Kim J-J, Marjerrison CE, Shartau SLC, Brady AL, Sharp CE, Rijpstra WIC, Damsté JSS, Schumann P, Grasby SE, Dunfield PF. Actinocrinis puniceicyclus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from an acidic spring in Kootenay National Park, Canada. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:602-609. [PubMed].