Name: Imhoffiella Nupur et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Im.hoff.i.el’la N.L. fem. dim. n. Imhoffiella, genus in honour of Johannes F. Imhoff, a German microbiologist who has made a significant contribution to our knowledge of anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria

Type species: Imhoffiella purpurea Nupur et al. 2017

Valid publication: Nupur N, Saini MK, Singh PK, Korpole S, Srinivas Tanuku NR, Takaichi S, Pinnaka AK. Imhoffiella gen. nov., a marine phototrophic member of the family Chromatiaceae including the description of Imhoffiella purpurea sp. nov. and the reclassification of Thiorhodococcus bheemlicus Anil Kumar et al. 2007 as Imhoffiella bheemlica comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1949-1956.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 67, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:3137-3139.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Chromatiaceae Bavendamm 1924 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Nupur N, Saini MK, Singh PK, Korpole S, Srinivas Tanuku NR, Takaichi S, Pinnaka AK. Imhoffiella gen. nov., a marine phototrophic member of the family Chromatiaceae including the description of Imhoffiella purpurea sp. nov. and the reclassification of Thiorhodococcus bheemlicus Anil Kumar et al. 2007 as Imhoffiella bheemlica comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1949-1956.

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