heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, illegitimate name, later homonym
Liu et al. 2021
Liu A, Xue QJ, Li SG, Zhang YJ. Pontixanthobacter rizhaonensis sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from surface seawater of the Yellow Sea, and proposal of Pseudopontixanthobacter gen. nov., Pseudopontixanthobacter confluentis comb. nov. and Pseudopontixanthobacter sediminis comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4780.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 71, part 4 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4850. Notes:
Emendation accompanied by the proposal of 1 new species in the genus.
Emendation accompanied by the removal of 2 species from the genus.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Altererythrobacter Kwon et al. 2007.Publication:
Kwon KK, Woo JH, Yang SH, Kang JH, Kang SG, Kim SJ, Sato T, Kato C. Altererythrobacter epoxidivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., an epoxide hydrolase-active, mesophilic marine bacterium isolated from cold-seep sediment, and reclassification of Erythrobacter luteolus Yoon et al. 2005 as Altererythrobacter luteolus comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:2207-2211.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Erythrobacter Shiba and Simidu 1982.Publication:
Yoon JH, Kang KH, Yeo SH, Oh TK. Erythrobacter luteolus sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1167-1170.
Taxonomists who have recently focused on this group are the corresponding authors of Liu et al. (2021), Park et al. (2017). Editors in search of reviewers are advised to consider additional criteria such as whether a taxon is covered by one of the ICSP subcommittees.
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: KCTC: 6; NBRC: 3; JCM: 2; CECT: 1; MCCC: 1.
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