Family "Sphaerotilaceae"

Name: "Sphaerotilaceae" Liu et al. 2022

Category: Family

Proposed as: fam. nov.

Etymology:’ae. N.L. masc. n. Sphaerotilus, type genus of the family; L. fem. pl. n. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Sphaerotilaceae, the family whose nomenclatural type is the genus Sphaerotilus

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Sphaerotilus Kützing 1833 (Approved Lists 1980)

Original publication: Liu Y, Du J, Pei T, Du H, Feng GD, Zhu H. Genome-based taxonomic classification of the closest-to-Comamonadaceae group supports a new family Sphaerotilaceae fam. nov. and taxonomic revisions. Syst Appl Microbiol 2022; 45:126352.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Comamonadaceae Willems et al. 1991

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Record number: 29846
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