Class Rubrobacteria

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


Rubrobacteria Suzuki 2013, class. nov.
Type order: ¤ Rubrobacterales Rainey et al. 1997 (complete authorship reads Rainey, Ward-Rainey and Stackebrandt).
Etymology: N.L. n. Rubrobacter, type genus of the type order of the class; suff. -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. neut. pl. n. Rubrobacteria, class of the order Rubrobacterales.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 151. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1577-1580.
Effective publication: SUZUKI (K.I.): Class V. Rubrobacteria class. nov. In M. GOODFELLOW, P. KÄMPFER, H.-J. BUSSE, M.E. TRUJILLO, K.-I. SUZUKI, W. LUDWIG and W.B. WHITMAN (editors), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 5 (The Actinobacteria), part B, Springer New York, 2012, p. 1968.
Validation List no. 151 in IJSEM Online