Taxon DOI
Sun et al. 2017 emend. Ruan et al. 2018
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Kevbrin et al. 2021
Sun et al. 2017
Ruan et al. 2018
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. 2006
  Kevbrin et al. 2021
  Kevbrin et al. 2021
  Sun et al. 2017 emend. Ruan et al. 2018

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 Hyphobacterium Sun et al. 2017 emend. Ruan et al. 2018. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on November 26, 2018.


  1. Sun C, Wang R-J, Su Y, Fu G-Y, Zhao Z, Yu X-Y, Zhang C-Y, Chen C, Han S-B, Huang M-M, Lv Z-B, Wu M. Hyphobacterium vulgare gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel alphaproteobacterium isolated from seawater. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1169-1176. [PubMed].
  2. Ruan C-J, Zheng X-W, Wang J, Song L, Zhu Y-X, Du W-B, Lu Z-J, Huang Y, Huang L, Dai X. Hyphobacterium indicum sp. nov., isolated from deep seawater, and emended description of the genus Hyphobacterium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3760-3765. [PubMed].
  3. Kevbrin V, Boltyanskaya Y, Koziaeva V, Uzun M, Grouzdev D. Alkalicaulis satelles gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel haloalkaliphile isolated from a laboratory culture cyanobacterium Geitlerinema species and proposals of Maricaulaceae fam. nov., Robiginitomaculaceae fam. nov., Maricaulales ord. nov. and Hyphomonadales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:. [PubMed].