Name DOI
Johnson et al. 2014
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Johnson et al. 2014
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Ezaki et al. 2001 emend. Aujoulat et al. 2021
Proper Form
Peptoniphilaceae Johnson et al. 2014
Nomenclatural History
The family Peptoniphilaceae was originally proposed and validly published by Johnson et al. 2014.
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Name Abstract for Peptoniphilaceae Johnson et al. 2014. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on April 1, 2019.


  1. Johnson CN, Whitehead TR, Cotta MA, Rhoades RE, Lawson PA. Peptoniphilus stercorisuis sp. nov., isolated from a swine manure storage tank and description of Peptoniphilaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3538-3545. [PubMed].