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Family Motilibacteraceae

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").


Motilibacteraceae Lee 2013, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Motilibacter Lee 2012 emend. Lee 2013.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Motilibacter, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Motilibacteraceae, the Motilibacter family).
Reference: LEE, S. D. 2013. Proposal of Motilibacteraceae fam. nov., with the description of Motilibacter rhizosphaerae sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3818-3822..
Original article in IJSEM Online