Furuhata K, Edagawa A, Miyamoto H, Kawakami Y, Fukuyama M. Porphyrobacter colymbi sp. nov. isolated from swimming pool water in Tokyo, Japan. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2013; 59:245-250.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:3931-3934.
validly published under the ICNP
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
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.