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Family Francisellaceae

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).


 

Francisellaceae Sjöstedt 2005, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Francisella Dorofe'ev 1947 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Francisella, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Francisellaceae, the Francisella family.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 106. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238.
Effective publication: SJÖSTEDT (A.B.): Family III. Francisellaceae 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, pp. 199-200.
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online

Francisellaceae Sjöstedt 2005 emend. Boscaro et al. 2012.
Type genus: ¤ Francisella Dorofe'ev 1947 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Francisella, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Francisellaceae, the Francisella family.
References: List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 8-9. [BOSCARO (V.), VANNINI (C.), FOKIN (S.I.), VERNI (F.) and PETRONI (G.): Characterization of "Candidatus Nebulobacter yamunensis" from the cytoplasm of Euplotes aediculatus (Ciliophora, Spirotrichea) and emended description of the family Francisellaceae. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2012, 35, 432-440.]
List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion no. 17 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Francisellaceae Sjöstedt 2005 emend. Boscaro et al. 2012 emend. Larson et al. 2016.
Reference: LARSON, M. A., NALBANTOGLU, U., SAYOOD, K., ZENTZ, E. B., CER, R. Z., IWEN, P. C., FRANCESCONI, S. C., BISHOP-LILLY, K. A., MOKASHI, V. P., SJÖSTEDT, A. and HINRICHS, S. H. 2016. Reclassification of Wolbachia persica as Francisella persica comb. nov. and emended description of the family Francisellaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1200-1205.
Original article.

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