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Family Prochlorotrichaceae

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).

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Prochlorotrichaceae Burger-Wiersma et al. 1989, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Prochlorothrix Burger-Wiersma et al. 1989.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Prochlorothrix, type genus of the family; L. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Prochlorotrichaceae, the Prochlorothrix family.
Valid publication: BURGER-WIERSMA (T.), STAL (L.J.) and MUR (L.R.): Prochlorothrix hollandica gen. nov., sp. nov., a filamentous oxygenic photoautrotophic procaryote containing chlorophylls a and b: assignment to Prochlorotrichaceae fam. nov. and order Prochlorales Florenzano, Balloni, and Materassi 1986, with emendation of the ordinal description. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1989, 39, 250-257.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Prochlorotrichaceae Burger-Wiersma et al. 1989, nom. rejic.
Type genus: ¤ Prochlorothrix Burger-Wiersma et al. 1989.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Prochlorothrix, type genus of the family; L. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Prochlorotrichaceae, the Prochlorothrix family.
Valid publication: PINEVICH (A.V.), AVERINA (S.G.) and VELICHKO (N.V.): Another view on the role of photosynthetic pigments in taxonomy of oxygenic-phototrophic bacteria: proposed rejection of the order Prochlorales Florenzano, Balloni, and Materassi 1986 (emend. Burger-Wiersma, Stal, and Mur 1989), the family Prochloraceae Florenzano, Balloni, and Materassi 1986, and the family Prochlorotrichaceae Burger-Wiersma, Stal, and Mur 1989. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 1264-1267.
Original article in IJSB Online

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