Order Oligoflexales

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Oligoflexales Nakai et al. 2014, ord. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Oligoflexus Nakai et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Oligoflexus, type genus of the order; suff. -ales, ending to denote an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Oligoflexales, the order of the genus Oligoflexus.
Valid publication: NAKAI, R., NISHIJIMA, M., TAZATO, N., HANDA, Y., KARRAY, F., SAYADI, S., ISODA, H. and NAGANUMA, T. 2014. Oligoflexus tunisiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-negative, aerobic, filamentous bacterium of a novel proteobacterial lineage, and description of Oligoflexaceae fam. nov., Oligoflexales ord. nov. and Oligoflexia classis nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3353-3359.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Oligoflexales Nakai et al. 2014 emend. Hahn et al. 2017.
Reference: HAHN, M. W., SCHMIDT, J., KOLL, U., ROHDE, M., VERBARG, S., PITT, A., NAKAI, R., NAGANUMA, T. and LANG, E. 2017. Silvanigrella aquatica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater lake, description of Silvanigrellaceae fam. nov. and Silvanigrellales ord. nov., reclassification of the order Bdellovibrionales in the class Oligoflexia, reclassification of the families Bacteriovoracaceae and Halobacteriovoraceae in the new order Bacteriovoracales ord. nov., and reclassification of the family Pseudobacteriovoracaceae in the order Oligoflexales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 2555-2568.
Original article.