Yoon J, Matsuo Y, Kasai H, Yokota A. Portibacter lacus gen. nov., sp.nov., a new member of the family Saprospiraceae isolated from a saline lake. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2012; 58:191-197.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 160. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3603-3606.
Hahnke et al. (2016) assigned this genus to the family Haliscomenobacteraceae Hahnke et al. 2017.Publication:
Hahnke RL, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Garcia-Lopez M, Mukherjee S, Huntemann M, Ivanova NN, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Klenk HP, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2016; 7:2003.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1