Class Chlamydiia

Name: Chlamydiia Horn 2016

Category: Class

Proposed as: class. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Chlamydiales, type order of the class; N.L. neut. pl. n. Chlamydiia, the Chlamydiales class

Gender: neuter

Type order: Chlamydiales Storz and Page 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Horn M. Class I. Chlamydiia class. nov. In: Krieg NR, Staley JT, Brown DR, Hedlund BP, Paster BJ, Ward NL, Ludwig W, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd Edn, Vol. 4, Springer, New York, 2010, p. 844.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:2463-2466.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: "Chlamydiae" Garrity and Holt 2001

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Naushad S, Chokshi C, Griffiths E, Adeolu M. A phylogenomic and molecular markers based analysis of the phylum Chlamydiae: proposal to divide the class Chlamydiia into two orders, Chlamydiales and Parachlamydiales ord. nov., and emended description of the class Chlamydiia. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 108:765-781.

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