Order Solirubrobacterales

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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).


Solirubrobacterales Reddy and Garcia-Pichel 2009, ord. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Solirubrobacter Singleton et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Solirubrobacter, type genus of the order; suff. -ales, ending denoting an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Solirubrobacterales, the Solirubrobacter order.
Valid publication: REDDY (G.S.N.) and GARCIA-PICHEL (F.): Description of Patulibacter americanus sp. nov., isolated from biological soil crusts, emended description of the genus Patulibacter Takahashi et al. 2006 and proposal of Solirubrobacterales ord. nov. and Thermoleophilales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 87-94.
Original article in IJSEM Online