Taxon DOI
Hippe et al. 1999
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Martin-Carnahan and Joseph 2005
Bryant and Small 1956 emend. Bryant 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Davis et al. 1976 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Malnick 1997
(ex Sijpesteijn 1949) Stackebrandt and Hippe 1987
Morotomi et al. 2010
Bryant et al. 1958 emend. Bryant 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this family 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
  Hippe et al. 1999

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 family Succinivibrionaceae Hippe et al. 1999. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 27, 2017.


  1. Hippe H, Hagelstein A, Kramer I, Swiderski J, Stackenbrandt E. Phylogenetic analysis of Formivibrio citricus, Propionivibrio dicarboxylicus, Anaerobiospirillum thomasii, Succcinimonas amylolytica and Succinivibrio dextrinosolvens and proposal of Succinivibrionaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:779-782. [PubMed].
  2. Martin-Carnahan A, Joseph SW. Order XII. Aeromonadales ord. nov. In: Garrity GM, Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition, Volume 2, Part B, Springer, New York, 2005, p. 556.
  3. Morotomi M, Nagai F, Watanabe Y, Tanaka R. Succinatimonas hippei gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:1788-1793. [PubMed].