Family Longimicrobiaceae

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

Longimicrobiaceae Pascual et al. 2016, fam. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Longimicrobium Pascual et al. 2016.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Longimicrobium, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. neut. pl. n. Longimicrobiaceae, the Longimicrobium family.
Valid publication: PASCUAL, J., GARCIA-LOPEZ, M., BILLS, G. F. and GENILLOUD, O. 2016. Longimicrobium terrae gen. nov., sp. nov., an oligotrophic bacterium of the under-represented phylum Gemmatimonadetes isolated through a system of miniaturized diffusion chambers. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1976-1985.
Original article in IJSEM Online