Al.te.ri.cro.ce.i.bac.te’ri.um. L. masc. pron.alter, another, other, different; N.L. neut. n.Croceibacterium, a genus name; N.L. neut. n.Altericroceibacterium, another or different Croceibacterium
Xu L, Sun C, Fang C, Oren A, Xu XW. Genomic-based taxonomic classification of the family Erythrobacteraceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4470-4495.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 70, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5602-5608.
validly published under the ICNP
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Altererythrobacter Kwon et al. 2007.Publication:
Kumar NR, Nair S, Langer S, Busse HJ, Kampfer P. Altererythrobacter indicus sp. nov., isolated from wild rice (Porteresia coarctata Tateoka). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:839-844.
Taxonomists who have recently focused on this group are the corresponding authors of Gao et al. (2021). Editors in search of reviewers are advised to consider additional criteria such as whether a taxon is covered by one of the ICSP subcommittees.
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: LMG: 3; CECT: 1; MCCC: 1; DSM: 1; CIP: 1.
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: 4