Name:Burkholderiaphenoliruptrix Coenye et al. 2005
Proposed as: sp. nov.
phe.no.li.rup’trix. N.L. neut. n.phenolum, phenol, destroyer; L. fem. n. ruptrix, breaker; N.L. n. phenoliruptrix, breaker of phenol, referring to the organisms ability to degrade various halogenated phenol compounds
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Burkholderiaphenoliruptrix is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Burkholderia.