Taxon DOI
Awal et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Jahn 1924 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Lang et al. 2015
Awal et al. 2017
Awal 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. 2021
  Waite et al. 2020
  Tchan et al. 1948 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Waite et al. 2020
  Jahn 1924 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Lang et al. 2015
  Awal 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 Vitiosangium Awal et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 7, 2017.


  1. Awal RP, Garcia R, Gemperlein K, Wink J, Kunwar B, Parajuli N, Müller R. Vitiosangium cumulatum gen. nov., sp. nov. and Vitiosangium subalbum sp. nov., novel soil myxobacteria from Nepal, and emended descriptions of genus Archangium and Angiococcus, and of Cystobacteraceae family. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1422-1430. [PubMed].