This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Rhodopilula".
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: ATCC: 1; LMG: 1; DSM: 1.
Pittman et al. (1991) suggested the abbreviation "ROPA" for this genus name but this does not appear to be of practical relevance any longer.Publication:
Pittman KF, Walczak CA, Lock CM. Codes and abbreviations for approved of effectively published names of genera of bacteria published from January 1980 to December 1990. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:571-579.
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