Taxon DOI
Khan et al. 2020 non Geomonas Xu et al. 2020
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Willems et al. 1991
Khan et al. 2020
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 emend. Boden et al. 2017
  Garrity et al. 2006
  Willems et al. 1991
  Khan et al. 2020 non Geomonas Xu et al. 2020

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.
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Taxon Abstract for the genus Geomonas Khan et al. 2020 non Geomonas Xu et al. 2020. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on September 16, 2021.


  1. Khan SA, Jeong SE, Park H-Y, Lee S-S, Jeon CO. Geomonas soli gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Comamonadaceae, isolated from soil. Curr Microbiol 2020; 77:286-293.