Name: Chlamydiales Storz and Page 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Order

Proposed as: ord. nov.

Etymology:’les. N.L. fem. n. Chlamydia, type genus of the order; L. fem. pl. n. suff. -ales, ending to denote an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Chlamydiales, the Chlamydia order

Gender: feminine

Type genus: Chlamydia Jones et al. 1945 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Storz J, Page LA. Taxonomy of the Chlamydiae: Reasons for Classifying Organisms of the Genus Chlamydia, Family Chlamydiaceae, in a Separate Order, Chlamydiales ord. Nov. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1971; 21:332-334.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 10

Parent taxon: Chlamydiia Horn 2016

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Naushad S, Chokshi C, Griffiths E, Adeolu M. A phylogenomic and molecular markers based analysis of the phylum Chlamydiae: proposal to divide the class Chlamydiia into two orders, Chlamydiales and Parachlamydiales ord. nov., and emended description of the class Chlamydiia. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 108:765-781.

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Record number: 5015
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