Name: Xenophilus Blümel et al. 2001

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Xe.no’phi.lus Gr. adj. xenos, foreign; Gr. masc. adj. philos, friend; N.L. masc. n. Xenophilus, friend of foreign compounds, referring to the isolation of the type species by enrichment on azo dyes

Type species: Xenophilus azovorans Blümel et al. 2001

Valid publication: Blumel S, Busse HJ, Stolz A, Kampfer P. Xenophilus azovorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a soil bacterium that is able to degrade azo dyes of the Orange II type. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1831-1837.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Comamonadaceae Willems et al. 1991

Assigned by: Blumel S, Busse HJ, Stolz A, Kampfer P. Xenophilus azovorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a soil bacterium that is able to degrade azo dyes of the Orange II type. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1831-1837.

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