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Caryophanaceae Peshkoff 1939, familia.
Type genus: ¤ Caryophanon Peshkoff 1939 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Caryophanon, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Caryophanaceae, the Caryophanon family.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: PESHKOFF (M.A.): Cytology, karyology and cycle of development of new microbes, Caryophanon latum and Caryophanon tenue. Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR, 1939, 25, 239-242 (in Russian).