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Class Oligoflexia

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").


Oligoflexia Nakai et al. 2014, class. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Oligoflexales Nakai et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Oligoflexus, type genus of the type order of the class; suff. -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. fem. pl. n. Oligoflexia, the class of the order Oligoflexales.
Valid publication: NAKAI, R., NISHIJIMA, M., TAZATO, N., HANDA, Y., KARRAY, F., SAYADI, S., ISODA, H. and NAGANUMA, T. 2014. Oligoflexus tunisiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-negative, aerobic, filamentous bacterium of a novel proteobacterial lineage, and description of Oligoflexaceae fam. nov., Oligoflexales ord. nov. and Oligoflexia classis nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3353-3359..
Original article in IJSEM Online