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Family Orbaceae

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".

 

Orbaceae Kwong and Moran 2013, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Orbus Volkmann et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Orbus, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Orbaceae, the family of the genus Orbus.
Valid publication: KWONG (W.K.) and MORAN (N.A.): Cultivation and characterization of the gut symbionts of honey bees and bumble bees: description of Snodgrassella alvi gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Neisseriaceae of the Betaproteobacteria, and Gilliamella apicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of Orbaceae fam. nov., Orbales ord. nov., a sister taxon to the order 'Enterobacteriales' of the Gammaproteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 2008-2018.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Kwong and Moran 2013, the etymology is erroneously cited as follows: N.L. masc. n. Orbus type genus of the order; L. pl. suff. -aceae ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Orbaceae the family of the genus Orbus.

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