Family Nitrospinaceae

Name: Nitrospinaceae Garrity et al. 2006

Category: Family

Proposed as: fam. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Nitrospina, type genus of the family; L. fem. pl. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Nitrospinaceae, the Nitrospina family

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Nitrospina Watson and Waterbury 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Family III. Nitrospinaceae fam. 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. 999.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 107. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:1-6.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: 3

Parent taxon: "Nitrospinales" Luecker et al. 2013

Assigned by: Lucker S, Nowka B, Rattei T, Spieck E, Daims H. The Genome of Nitrospina gracilis Illuminates the Metabolism and Evolution of the Major Marine Nitrite Oxidizer. Front Microbiol 2013; 4:27.

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Record number: 959