Arun AB, Schumann P, Chu HI, Tan CC, Chen WM, Lai WA, Kampfer P, Shen FT, Rekha PD, Hung MH, et al.Pseudoxanthobacter soli gen. nov., sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing alphaproteobacterium isolated from soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1571-1575.
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 58, part 7 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:2247-2248.
Nomenclatural type of the family Pseudoxanthobacteraceae Hördt et al. 2020.Publication:
Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.
Liu et al. (2014) assigned this genus to the family Xanthobacteraceae Lee et al. 2005.Publication:
Liu XM, Chen K, Meng C, Zhang L, Zhu JC, Huang X, Li SP, Jiang JD. Pseudoxanthobacter liyangensis sp. nov., isolated from dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane-contaminated soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3390-3394.
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