Name DOI
Glaeser and Overmann 2001
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Glaeser and Overmann 2001
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Glaeser and Overmann 1999 emend. Hördt et al. 2020
Proper Form
Roseospirillum Glaeser and Overmann 2001
Nomenclatural History
The genus Roseospirillum was originally proposed by Glaeser and Overmann 1999. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 80 in 2001.
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This information was last reviewed on March 24, 2020.


  1. List Editor. Validation List no. 80. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:793-794. [PubMed].
  2. Glaeser J, Overmann J. Selective enrichment and characterization of Roseospirillum parvum, gen. nov. and sp. nov., a new purple nonsulfur bacterium with unusual light absorption properties. Arch Microbiol 1999; 171:405-416. [PubMed].