Xu L, Sun C, Fang C, Oren A, Xu XW. Genomic-based taxonomic classification of the family Erythrobacteraceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4470-4495.
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.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 6 Total number of child taxa: 6