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Family Chitinophagaceae

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 (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Chitinophagaceae Kämpfer et al. 2011, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Chitinophaga Sangkhobol and Skerman 1981.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Chitinophaga, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Chitinophagaceae, the Chitinophaga family.
Valid publication: KÄMPFER (P.), LODDERS (N.) and FALSEN (E.): Hydrotalea flava gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the phylum Bacteroidetes and allocation of the genera Chitinophaga, Sediminibacterium, Lacibacter, Flavihumibacter, Flavisolibacter, Niabella, Niastella, Segetibacter, Parasegetibacter, Terrimonas, Ferruginibacter, Filimonas and Hydrotalea to the family Chitinophagaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 518-523.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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