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Nedashkovskaya et al. 2014
Nedashkovskaya OI, Kukhlevskiy AD, Zhukova NV, Kim SB. Flavimarina pacifica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new marine bacterium of the family Flavobacteriaceae, and emended descriptions of the genus Leeuwenhoekiella, Leeuwenhoekiella aequorea and Leeuwenhoekiella marinoflava. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2014; 106:421-429.
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Tahon et al. 2020
Tahon G, Lebbe L, De Troch M, Sabbe K, Willems A. Leeuwenhoekiella aestuarii sp. nov., isolated from salt-water sediment and first insights in the genomes of Leeuwenhoekiella species. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:1706-1719.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 70, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3583-3587. Notes:
Emendation accompanied by the proposal of 1 new species in the genus.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Cytophaga Winogradsky 1929 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Reichenbach H. Genus I. Cytophaga Winogradsky 1929, 577AL emend. In: Staley JT, Bryant MP, Pfennig N, Holt JG (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, first edition, vol. 3, The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 1989, p. 2015-2050.
The genus name Leeuwenhoekiella is a noun in the nominative case, and it does not mean "of Leeuwenhoek" as cited in the paper by Nedashkovskaya et al. 2005.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 7 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 7 Total number of child taxa: 7