Family Limnochordaceae

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Limnochordaceae Watanabe et al. 2015, fam. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Limnochorda Watanabe et al. 2015.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Limnochorda, type genus of the family; - aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Limnochordaceae, family of the genus Limnochorda.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Limnochorda pilosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, facultatively anaerobic, pleomorphic bacterium and proposal of Limnochordaceae fam. nov., Limnochordales ord. nov. and Limnochordia classis nov. in the phylum Firmicutes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2378-2384.
Original article in IJSEM Online