li.po.ly’ti.ca Gr. neut. n.lipos, fat; N.L. fem. adj.lytica, able to dissolve; from Gr. fem. adj.lytikê, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj.lipolytica, fat-dissolving, referring to the property of being able to hydrolyse lipids
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Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 66, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:3765-3767.
The phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by Hördt et al. (2020).Publication:
Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.