Taxon DOI
Xiao et al. 2019
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Xiao et al. 2018
Xiao 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. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Xiao et al. 2018
  Xiao 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 Facilibium Xiao et al. 2019. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on December 4, 2019.


  1. Xiao M, Zheng M-L, Salam N, Jiao J-Y, Dong L, Liu L, Chen C, Li W-J, Qu P-H. Facilibium subflavum gen. nov., sp. nov. and Cysteiniphilum halobium sp. nov., new members of the family Fastidiosibacteraceae isolated from coastal seawater. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:3757-3764. [PubMed].