Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Hahnke RL, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000 Type-Strain Genomes Improves Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2019; 10:2083.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 193. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:2960-2966.
The type genus of this family has alternatively been placed in the family Flammeovirgaceae Yoon et al. 2011.Publication:
Nupur, Sharma S, Kumar Singh P, Suresh K, Anil Kumar P. Fulvivirga imtechensis sp. nov., a member of the phylum Bacteroidetes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:2213-2217.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3 Total number of child taxa: 3