Etymology: Uru.bu.ru.el’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Uruburuella, in memory of the Spanish microbiologist Federico Uruburu, for his contributions to the promotion and strengthening of the Spanish Type Culture Collection
Type species: Uruburuella suis Vela et al. 2005
Valid publication: Vela AI, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Garcia N, Dominguez L, Fernandez-Garayzabal JF. Uruburuella suis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from clinical specimens of pigs. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:643-647.
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
Parent taxon: Neisseriaceae Prévot 1933 (Approved Lists 1980)
Assigned by: Adeolu M, Gupta RS. Phylogenomics and molecular signatures for the order Neisseriales: proposal for division of the order Neisseriales into the emended family Neisseriaceae and Chromobacteriaceae fam. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2013; 104:1-24.Record number: 516887