Tribe Rhizobieae

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Rhizobieae Prévot 1948, tribus.
Type genus: ¤ Rhizobium Frank 1889 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Rhizobium, type genus of the tribe; suff. -eae, ending to denote a tribe; N.L. fem. pl. n. Rhizobieae, the Rhizobium tribe.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: PRÉVOT (A.R.): Manuel de Classification et de Détermination des Bactéries Anaérobies, 2nd ed., Masson, Paris, 1948, p. 290.