Name DOI
Willems et al. 1991
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Willems et al. 1991
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
(Davis et al. 1969) Willems et al. 1991
Proper Form
Variovorax Willems et al. 1991
Nomenclatural History
The genus Variovorax was originally proposed and validly published by Willems et al. 1991.
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  1. Willems A, De Ley J, Gillis M, Kersters K. Comamonadaceae, a new family encompassing the acidovorans rRNA complex, including Variovorax paradoxus gen. nov., comb. nov., for Alcaligenes paradoxus (Davis 1969). Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:445-450.