The phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by Hördt et al. (2020).Publication:
Hördt A, García-López M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Göker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front. Microbiol. 2020; 11:468.
The original spelling of the specific epithet, marinus (sic), has been corrected on validation.