Family Litoricolaceae

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Litoricolaceae Kim et al. 2007, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Litoricola Kim et al. 2007.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Litoricola, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Litoricolaceae, the family of the genus Litoricola.
Valid publication: KIM (H.), CHOO (Y.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Litoricolaceae fam. nov., to include Litoricola lipolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium belonging to the order Oceanospirillales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1793-1798.
Original article in IJSEM Online