Family Alcanivoracaceae

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Classification - List of genera included in the family - Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction".

 

Alcanivoracaceae corrig. Golyshin et al. 2005, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Alcanivorax Yakimov et al. 1998.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Alcanivorax -acis, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Alcanivoracaceae, the Alcanivorax family.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 106. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238. [GOLYSHIN (P.N.), HARAYAMA (S.), TIMMIS (K.N.) and YAKIMOV (M.M.): Family II. Alcanivoraceae fam. nov. In: D.J. BRENNER, N.R. KRIEG, J.T. STALEY and G. M. GARRITY (editors), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part B (The Gammaproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 295.]
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online

Note: The original spelling, Alcanivoraceae (sic), has been corrected on validation.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 106 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238.
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online

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