Taxon DOI
Kompantseva et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Kublanov et al. 2020
Kompantseva 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
  corrig. Kublanov et al. 2021
  Kublanov et al. 2017
  Kublanov et al. 2020
  Kublanov et al. 2020
  Kompantseva 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 Calorithrix Kompantseva et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on March 19, 2020.


  1. Kompantseva EI, Kublanov IV, Perevalova AA, Chernyh NA, Toshchakov SV, Litti YV, Antipov AN, Bonch-Osmolovskaya EA, Miroshnichenko ML. Calorithrix insularis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel representative of the phylum Calditrichaeota. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1486-1490. [PubMed].