A.re.ni.mi.cro.bi.a.ce’ae N.L. neut. n.Arenimicrobium, type genus of the family; L. fem. pl. suff.-aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n.Arenimicrobiaceae, the Arenimicrobium family
Dedysh SN, Yilmaz P. Refining the taxonomic structure of the phylum Acidobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3796-3806.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 68, part 12 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:600-601.
The type genus of this family has alternatively been placed in the family Pyrinomonadaceae Wüst et al. 2016.Publication:
Wust PK, Foesel BU, Geppert A, Huber KJ, Luckner M, Wanner G, Overmann J. Brevitalea aridisoli, B. deliciosa and Arenimicrobium luteum, three novel species of Acidobacteria subdivision 4 (class Blastocatellia) isolated from savanna soil and description of the novel family Pyrinomonadaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:3355-3366.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2 Total number of child taxa: 2