Family Oceanospirillaceae

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 - List of genera included in the family - Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction".


Oceanospirillaceae Garrity et al. 2005, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Oceanospirillum Hylemon et al. 1973 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Oceanospirillum, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Oceanospirillaceae, the Oceanospirillum family.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 106. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238. [GARRITY (G.M.), BELL (J.A.) and LILBURN (T.): Family I. Oceanospirillaceae 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, p. 271.]
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online