Taxon DOI
Roh et al. 2019
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
(ex Henrici 1939) Gillis and De Ley 1980 emend. Hördt et al. 2020
Roh et al. 2019
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
  Pfennig and Trüper 1971 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hördt et al. 2020
  (ex Henrici 1939) Gillis and De Ley 1980 emend. Hördt et al. 2020
  Roh et al. 2019

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 Commensalibacter Roh et al. 2019. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 28, 2019.


  1. Roh SW, Nam Y-D, Chang H-W, Kim K-H, Kim M-S, Ryu J-H, Kim S-H, Lee W-J, Bae J-W. Phylogenetic characterization of two novel commensal bacteria involved with innate immune homeostasis in Drosophila melanogaster. Appl Environ Microbiol 2008; 74:6171-6177. [PubMed].