Fal’si.rho.do.bac’ter L. masc. adj.falsus, false; N.L. masc. n.Rhodobacter, a bacterial generic name; N.L. masc. n.Falsirhodobacter, false Rhodobacter, referring to its phylogenetic proximity to Rhodobacter
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Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2 Total number of child taxa: 2