Taxon DOI
Denner et al. 2003 emend. Rathsack et al. 2011
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Garrity et al. 2003
Denner et al. 2003
Li et al. 2017
Jurado et al. 2006
Liu et al. 2016
Kim et al. 2008
Anderson et al. 2009
Anderson et al. 2011
Weon et al. 2007
None 2015
Digital Object Identifier
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Garrity et al. 2006
  Kuykendall 2006
  Garrity et al. 2003
  Denner et al. 2003 emend. Rathsack et al. 2011

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.
Taxon Statistics
Based on the method of Garrity and Lilburn (2008).
Microbial Earth
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Aurantimonas Denner et al. 2003 emend. Rathsack et al. 2011. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved January 19, 2018.
This information was last reviewed on December 13, 2017.


  1. Jurado V, Gonzalez JM, Laiz L, Saiz-Jimenez C. Aurantimonas altamirensis sp. nov., a member of the order Rhizobiales isolated from Altamira Cave. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2583-2585. [PubMed].
  2. Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Taxonomic outline of the Procaryotes. In: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn TG (eds), Taxonomic Outline of the Procaryotes, Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition. Release 4.0, Fourth Edition, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2003, p. 1-39.
  3. Liu B-B, Wang H-F, Li Q-L, Zhou X-K, Zhang Y-G, Xiao M, Li Q-Q, Zhang W, Li W-J. Aurantimonas endophytica sp. nov., a novel endophytic bacterium isolated from roots of Anabasis elatior (C. A. Mey.) Schischk. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:4112-4117. [PubMed].
  4. Denner EBM, Smith GW, Busse HJ, Schumann P, Narzt T, Polson SW, Lubitz W, Richardson LL. Aurantimonas coralicida gen. nov., sp. nov., the causative agent of white plague type II on Caribbean scleractinian corals. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:1115-1122. [PubMed].
  5. Kim MS, Hoa KTQ, Baik KS, Park SC, Seong CN. Aurantimonas frigidaquae sp. nov., isolated from a water-cooling system. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1142-1146. [PubMed].
  6. Li A-Z, Lin L-Z, Zhang M-X, Zhu H-H. Aurantimonas aggregata sp. nov., isolated from deep-sea sediment. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:5056-5061. [PubMed].
  7. Anderson C R, Dick G J, Chu M-L, Cho J-C, Davis R E, Bräuer S L, Tebo B M. Aurantimonas manganoxydans, sp. nov. and Aurantimonas litoralis, sp. nov.: Mn(II) oxidizing representatives of a globally distributed clade of alpha-Proteobacteria from the order Rhizobiales. Geomicrobiol J 2009; 26:189-198. [PubMed].
  8. Weon HY, Kim BY, Yoo SH, Joa JH, Lee KH, Zhang YS, Kwon SW, Koo BS. Aurantimonas ureilytica sp. nov., isolated from an air sample. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:1717-1720. [PubMed].
  9. No reference is available 2015
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