Name: Belnapia Reddy et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Belnapia, after J. Belnap, in honour of her contributions to the study of biological soil crusts (BSCs)

Type species: Belnapia moabensis Reddy et al. 2006

Valid publication: Reddy GS, Nagy M, Garcia-Pichel F. Belnapia moabensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an alphaproteobacterium from biological soil crusts in the Colorado Plateau, USA. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:51-58.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Acetobacteraceae (ex Henrici 1939) Gillis and De Ley 1980

Assigned by: Jin R, Su J, Liu HY, Wei YZ, Li QP, Zhang YQ, Yu LY. Description of Belnapia rosea sp. nov. and emended description of the genus Belnapia Reddy et al. 2006. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:705-709.

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