Suborder Caulobacterineae

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Classification - Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction".


Caulobacterineae Breed et al. 1944, subordo.
Type genus: ¤ Caulobacter Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Caulobacter, type genus of the suborder; suff. -ineae, ending denoting a suborder; N.L. fem. pl. n. Caulobacterineae, the Caulobacter suborder.
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: BREED (R.S.), MURRAY (E.G.D.) and HITCHENS (P.): The outline classification used in the Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology. Bacteriological Reviews, 1944, 8, 255-260.