Taxon DOI
Lu et al. 2017
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Bowman 2021
Lu 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. Krieg et al. 2021
  (Cavalier-Smith 1998) Bernardet 2012
  Bernardet 2012 emend. García-López et al. 2019
  Bowman 2021
  Lu 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 Salibacter Lu et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 14, 2017.


  1. Bowman JP. Out From the Shadows - Resolution of the Taxonomy of the Family Cryomorphaceae. Front. Microbio. 2020; 11:795-795. [PubMed].
  2. Lu D-C, Xia J, Dunlap CA, Rooney AP, Du Z-J. Salibacter halophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a saltern. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1784-1788. [PubMed].