Family Granulosicoccaceae

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Granulosicoccaceae Lee et al. 2008, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Granulosicoccus Lee et al. 2008.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Granulosicoccus, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Granulosicoccaceae, the family of the genus Granulosicoccus.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 119. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1-2.
Effective publication: LEE (K.), LEE (H.K.), CHOI (T.H.), KIM (K.M.) and CHO (J.C.): Granulosicoccaceae fam. nov., to include Granulosicoccus antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a non-phototrophic, obligately aerobic chemoheterotroph in the order Chromatiales, isolated from Antarctic seawater. J. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 2007, 17, 1483-1490.
Validation List no. 119 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online (PDF)