Name: Gallionellaceae Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Family

Proposed as: fam. nov.

Etymology:’ae. N.L. fem. dim. n. Gallionella, type genus of the family; L. fem. pl. n. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Gallionellaceae, the Gallionella family

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Gallionella Ehrenberg 1838 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Henrici AT, Johnson D. Studies of freshwater bacteria. Journal of Bacteriology 1935; 29:61-92.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 7

Parent taxon: Nitrosomonadales Garrity et al. 2006

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Order V. Nitrosomonadales ord. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 863.

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Record number: 551
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