Vi.cin.a.mi.bac’ter L. masc. n. vicinus, neighbour; L. v. amare, love; N.L. masc. n.bacter, a short rod; N.L. masc. n.Vicinamibacter, rod-shaped bacterium, that loves its neighbour referring to the strong formation of aggregates even during growth in rapidly shaken liquid cultures
Huber KJ, Geppert AM, Wanner G, Fosel BU, Wust PK, Overmann J. The first representative of the globally widespread subdivision 6 Acidobacteria,Vicinamibacter silvestris gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from subtropical savannah soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:2971-2979.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 66, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:4306-4309.
Nomenclatural type of the family Vicinamibacteraceae Huber and Overmann 2018.Publication:
Huber KJ, Overmann J. Vicinamibacteraceae fam. nov., the first described family within the subdivision 6 Acidobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2331-2334.
Nomenclatural type of the order Vicinamibacterales Dedysh and Yilmaz 2018.Publication:
Dedysh SN, Yilmaz P. Refining the taxonomic structure of the phylum Acidobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3796-3806.
Acidobacteria subdivision 6.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1