Taxon DOI
(sic) Brown et al. 2001 emend. Ivanova et al. 2005, corrig. Brown et al. 2001 emend. Ivanova et al. 2005
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Colwell et al. 1986
(sic) (Baumann et al. 1972) Brown et al. 2001
corrig. Brown et al. 2001
Lee et al. 2018
Ivanova et al. 2005
None 2015
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. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Martin-Carnahan and Joseph 2005
  Colwell et al. 1986
  (sic) Brown et al. 2001 emend. Ivanova et al. 2005

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 Oceanomonas (sic) Brown et al. 2001 emend. Ivanova et al. 2005 and Oceanimonas corrig. Brown et al. 2001 emend. Ivanova et al. 2005. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 24, 2018.


  1. Lee DW, Lee H, Kwon B-O, Khim JS, Yim UH, Park H, Park B, Choi I-G, Kim BS, Kim J-J. Oceanimonas marisflavi sp. nov., a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading marine bacterium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2990-2995. [PubMed].
  2. Ivanova EP, Onyshchenko OM, Christen R, Zhukova NV, Lysenko AM, Shevchenko LS, Buljan V, Hambly B, Kiprianova EA. Oceanimonas smirnovii sp. nov., a novel organism isolated from the Black Sea. Syst Appl Microbiol 2005; 28:131-136. [PubMed].
  3. Brown GR, Sutcliffe IC, Cummings SP. Reclassification of [Pseudomonas] doudoroffii (Baumann et al. 1983) into the genus Oceanomonas gen. nov. as Oceanomonas doudoroffii comb. nov., and description of a phenol-degrading bacterium from estuarine water as Oceanomonas baumannii sp. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:67-72. [PubMed].
  4. No reference is available 2015