Family Flammeovirgaceae

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

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

For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


Flammeovirgaceae Yoon et al. 2011, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Flammeovirga Nakagawa et al. 1997.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Flammeovirga, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L fem. pl. n. Flammeovirgaceae, the Flammeovirga family.
Valid publication: YOON (J.), ADACHI (K.), PARK (S.), KASAI (H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Aureibacter tunicatorum gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from a coral reef sea squirt, and description of Flammeovirgaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2342-2347.
Original article in IJSEM Online