ex.tre’ma. L. sup. fem. adj.extrema, extreme, pertaining to the ability of the type strain to persist within a harsh ecological niche of a tropical peat swamp forest where Chitinophaga is not normally found
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Yao et al. (2021), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of Chitinophagasolisilvae Ping et al. 2020.Publication:
Yao Y, Zhong X, Li H, Fan W, Xiang Q, Huang Y. Chitinophaga silvatica sp. nov., isolated from forest soil, and reclassification of Chitinophaga extrema as a later heterotypic synonym of Chitinophaga solisilvae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4865.
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 71, part 7 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:5006.
Chitinophagaextrema 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 Chitinophaga.