Family Ferrimonadaceae

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Ferrimonadaceae Ivanova et al. 2004, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Ferrimonas Rosselló-Mora et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Ferrimonas, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Ferrimonadaceae, the Ferrimonas family.
Valid publication: IVANOVA (E.P.), FLAVIER (S.) and CHRISTEN (R.): Phylogenetic relationships among marine Alteromonas-like proteobacteria: emended description of the family Alteromonadaceae and proposal of Pseudoalteromonadaceae fam. nov., Colwelliaceae fam. nov., Shewanellaceae fam. nov., Moritellaceae fam. nov., Ferrimonadaceae fam. nov., Idiomarinaceae fam. nov. and Psychromonadaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1773-1788.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Ivanova et al. 2004, the type genus of the family Ferrimonadaceae is erroneously cited as Ferrimonas Rosselló-Mora et al. 1995.