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Chromobacterieae Winslow et al. 1920, tribus.
Type genus: ¤ Chromobacterium Bergonzini 1880 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Chromobacterium, type genus of the tribe; suff. -eae, ending to denote a tribe; N.L. fem. pl. n. Chromobacterieae, the Chromobacterium tribe.
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: WINSLOW (C.E.A.), BROADHURST (J.), BUCHANAN (R.E.), KRUMWIEDE Jr. (C.), ROGERS (L.A.) and SMITH (G.H.): The families and the genera of the bacteria. Final report of the Committee of the Society of American Bacteriologists on characterization and classification of bacterial types. Journal of Bacteriology, 1920, 5, 191-229.