Type species: Citricoccus muralis Altenburger et al. 2002
Valid publication: Altenburger P, Kampfer P, Schumann P, Steiner R, Lubitz W, Busse HJ. Citricoccus muralis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from a medieval wall painting. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:2095-2100.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 5
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 5
|Name||Nomenclatural status||Taxonomic status|
|Citricoccus alkalitolerans Li et al. 2005||validly published||correct name|
|Citricoccus muralis Altenburger et al. 2002||validly published||correct name|
|Citricoccus nitrophenolicus Nielsen et al. 2012||validly published||correct name|
|Citricoccus parietis Schäfer et al. 2010||validly published||correct name|
|Citricoccus zhacaiensis Meng et al. 2010||validly published||correct name|
Parent taxon: Micrococcaceae Pribram 1929 (Approved Lists 1980)
Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.