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Order Geodermatophilales

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").


Geodermatophilales Sen et al. 2014, ord. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Geodermatophilus Luedemann 1968.
Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Geodermatophilus, type genus of the order; suff. -ales, ending to denote order; N.L. fem. n. Geodermatophilales, the Geodermatophilus order.
Valid publication: SEN, A., DAUBIN, V., ABROUK, D., GIFFORD, I., BERRY, A. M. and NORMAND, P. 2014. Phylogeny of the class Actinobacteria revisited in the light of complete genomes. The orders ‘Frankiales’ and Micrococcales should be split into coherent entities: proposal of Frankiales ord. nov., Geodermatophilales ord. nov., Acidothermales ord. nov. and Nakamurellales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3821-3832..
Original article in IJSEM Online