Family Actinoplanaceae

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Actinoplanaceae Couch 1955, familia.
Type genus: ¤ Actinoplanes Couch 1950 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Actinoplanes, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Actinoplanaceae, the Actinoplanes family.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: COUCH (J.N.): Actinosporangiaceae should be Actinoplanaceae. Journal of Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society, 1955, 71, 269.