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Order Mycobacteriales

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".

 

Mycobacteriales Janke 1924, ordo. (Type order of the class ¤ Arabobacteria Cavalier-Smith 2002).
Type genus: ¤ Mycobacterium Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Mycobacterium, type genus of the order; suff. -ales, ending denoting an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Mycobacteriales, the Mycobacterium order.
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: JANKE (A.): Allgemeine Technische Mikrobiologie. I. Teil. Die Mikroorganismen, T. Steinkopf, Dresden und Leipzig, 1924, pp. 1-342.

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Mycobacteriales Cavalier-Smith 2002, ord. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Mycobacterium Lehmann and Neumann 1896 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Mycobacterium, type genus of the order; suff. -ales, ending denoting an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Mycobacteriales, the Mycobacterium order.
Valid publication: CAVALIER-SMITH (T.): The neomuran origin of archaebacteria, the negibacterial root of the universal tree and bacterial megaclassification. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 7-76.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: ¤ Mycobacteriales Janke 1924 (Approved Lists 1980) has priority [Rule 24b(2)].

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