Taxon DOI
Kroer et al. 2016
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Kroer et al. 2016
Kroer et al. 2016
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
  Gieszczykiewicz 1939 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Dumler et al. 2001
  Kroer et al. 2016
  Kroer et al. 2016

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 Tenuibacter Kroer et al. 2016. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 26, 2019.


  1. Kroer P, Kjeldsen KU, Nyengaard JR, Schramm A, Funch P. A Novel Extracellular Gut Symbiont in the Marine Worm Priapulus caudatus (Priapulida) Reveals an Alphaproteobacterial Symbiont Clade of the Ecdysozoa. Front. Microbio. 2016; 7:539-539. [PubMed].