Name DOI
Willems et al. 1989
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Willems et al. 1989
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
(Niklewski 1910) Willems et al. 1989
Proper Form
Hydrogenophaga Willems et al. 1989
Nomenclatural History
The genus Hydrogenophaga was originally proposed and validly published by Willems et al. 1989.
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  1. Willems A, Busse AJ, Goor M, Pot B, Falsen E, Jantzen E, Hoste B, Gillis M, Kersters K, Auling G, de Ley J. Hydrogenophaga, a new genus of hydrogen-oxidizing bacteria that includes Hydrogenophaga flava comb. nov. (formerly Pseudomonas flava), Hydrogenophaga palleronii (formerly Pseudomonas palleronii), Hydrogenophaga pseudoflava (formerly Pseudomonas pseudoflava and Pseudomonas "carboxydoflava"), and Hydrogenophaga taeniospiralis (formerly Pseudomonas taeniospiralis). Int J Syst Bacteriol 1989; 39:319-333.