Taxon DOI
Finkmann et al. 2000
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
Finkmann et al. 2000 emend. Lin et al. 2016
Fan et al. 2014
Roh et al. 2009
Chou et al. 2008 emend. Lin et al. 2016
Mu et al. 2016
Young et al. 2007 emend. Lin et al. 2016
Sun et al. 2012
Xin et al. 2014
Wu et al. 2013
Park et al. 2011
Baik et al. 2008
Cheng et al. 2016
Verma et al. 2016
Lin et al. 2016
Wang et al. 2015
Ngo and Yin 2016
Zhang et al. 2010
Rani et al. 2016
Romanenko et al. 2013
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. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
  Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
  Finkmann et al. 2000

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 Luteimonas Finkmann et al. 2000. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
This information was last reviewed on October 13, 2016.


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