Family Branhamaceae

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Branhamaceae Catlin 1991, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Branhamella Catlin 1970 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Branhamella, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Branhamaceae (sic), the Branhamella family.
Valid publication: CATLIN (B.W.): Branhamaceae fam. nov., a proposed family to accommodate the genera Branhamella and Moraxella. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 320-323.
Original article in IJSEM Online