Family Sterolibacteriaceae

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

Sterolibacteriaceae Boden et al. 2017, fam. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Sterolibacterium Tarlera and Denner 2003.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Sterolibacterium, type genus; -aceae, suff. to denote family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Sterolibacteriaceae, the Sterolibacterium family.
Valid publication: BODEN, R., HUTT, L. P. and RAE, A. W. 2017. Reclassification of Thiobacillus aquaesulis (Wood & Kelly, 1995) as Annwoodia aquaesulis gen. nov., comb. nov., transfer of Thiobacillus (Beijerinck, 1904) from the Hydrogenophilales to the Nitrosomonadales, proposal of Hydrogenophilalia class. nov. within the 'Proteobacteria', and four new families within the orders Nitrosomonadales and Rhodocyclales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 1191-1205.
Original article in IJSEM Online