Family Caulobacteraceae

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

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

 

Caulobacteraceae Henrici and Johnson 1935, familia.
Type genus: ¤ Caulobacter Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Caulobacter, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Caulobacteraceae, the Caulobacter family.
References: 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). [HENRICI (A.T.) and JOHNSON (D.): Stalked bacteria, a new order of Schizomycetes. Journal of Bacteriology, 1935, 29, 3-4.]

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