Taxon DOI
Ludwig et al. 2010
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
Kitahara and Suzuki 1963 emend. Kitahara 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Tsujimoto et al. 2016
Hatayama et al. 2006 emend. Pereira et al. 2013
Lee and Lee 2015 emend. Yao et al. 2016
Li et al. 2008
Li et al. 2006
Hatayama et al. 2006
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this family within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  (None 2015) Woese et al. 1990
  (sic) Gibbons and Murray 2021
  Ludwig et al. 2010
  Prévot 1953 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Ludwig et al. 2010

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 family Sporolactobacillaceae Ludwig et al. 2010. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on June 27, 2016.


  1. Tsujimoto Y, Saito R, Furuya H, Ishihara D, Sahara T, Kimura N, Nishino T, Tsuruoka N, Shigeri Y, Watanabe K. Caenibacillus caldisaponilyticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, spore-forming and phospholipid-degrading bacterium isolated from acidulocompost. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:2684-2690. [PubMed].
  2. Ludwig W, Schleifer K-H, Whitman WB. Family VII. Sporolactobacillaceae fam. nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity G, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, Schleifer KH, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition, Volume 3, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2009, p. 386.