Taxon DOI
Rahi et al. 2021
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Conn 1938 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hördt et al. 2020
(Sheu et al. 2016) Rahi et al. 2021
(Hirsch and Müller 1986) Kuzmanović et al. 2022
Rahi et al. 2021
(Gao et al. 2020) Rahi et al. 2021
(Kaur et al. 2011) Rahi et al. 2021
(Yuan et al. 2018) Rahi et al. 2021
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
  Douglas 1957 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hördt et al. 2020
  Conn 1938 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Hördt et al. 2020
  Rahi et al. 2021

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 Peteryoungia Rahi et al. 2021. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 1, 2022.


  1. Rahi P, Khairnar M, Hagir A, Narayan A, Jain KR, Madamwar D, Pansare A, Shouche Y. Peteryoungia gen. nov. with four new species combinations and description of Peteryoungia desertarenae sp. nov., and taxonomic revision of the genus Ciceribacter based on phylogenomics of Rhizobiaceae. Arch Microbiol 2021; 203:3591-3604. [PubMed].
  2. Kuzmanović N, Fagorzi C, Mengoni A, Lassalle F, diCenzo GC. Taxonomy of Rhizobiaceae revisited: proposal of a new framework for genus delimitation. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:. [PubMed].