Etymology: Phy.to.mo.no.spo’ra Gr. neut. n. phyton, a plant; Gr. adj. monos, single, solitary; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed, and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Phytomonospora, pertaining to a spore-forming actinomycete originally isolated from plant tissues
Type species: Phytomonospora endophytica Li et al. 2011
Valid publication: Li J, Zhao GZ, Zhu WY, Huang HY, Xu LH, Zhang S, Li WJ. Phytomonospora endophytica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the roots of Artemisia annua L. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:2967-2973.
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