Etymology: Stie.le’ri.a N.L. fem. n. Stieleria, named in honor of Anja Heuer, née Stieler, an extraordinary skilled German technician at the Leibniz Institute DSMZ, who played a key role in the cultivation of literally hundreds of novel planctomycetal strains
Type species: "Stieleria maiorica" Kallscheuer et al. 2020
Original publication: Kallscheuer N, Jeske O, Sandargo B, Boedeker C, Wiegand S, Bartling P, Jogler M, Rohde M, Petersen J, Medema MH, et al. The planctomycete Stieleria maiorica Mal15T employs stieleriacines to alter the species composition in marine biofilms. Commun Biol 2020; 3:303.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0
Total number of child taxa: 3
Parent taxon: Pirellulaceae Dedysh et al. 2020
Assigned by: Sandargo B, Jeske O, Boedeker C, Wiegand S, Wennrich JP, Kallscheuer N, Jogler M, Rohde M, Jogler C, Surup F. Stieleriacines, N-Acyl Dehydrotyrosines From the Marine Planctomycete Stieleria neptunia sp. nov. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:1408.