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Liang KYH, Orata FD, Boucher YF, Case RJ. Roseobacters in a Sea of Poly- and Paraphyly: Whole Genome-Based Taxonomy of the Family Rhodobacteraceae and the Proposal for the Split of the "Roseobacter Clade" Into a Novel Family, Roseobacteraceae fam. nov. Front Microbiol 2021; 12:683109. Notes:
Emendation accompanied by the removal of 1 species from the genus.
As of 2022-10-21 this emendation was not yet included in an IJSEM List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion.