Name DOI
Yoon et al. 2014
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Yoon et al. 2014
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Yoon et al. 2014
Proper Form
Portibacter Yoon et al. 2014
Nomenclatural History
The genus Portibacter was originally proposed by Yoon et al. 2012. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 160 in 2014.
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This information was last reviewed on November 11, 2014.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 160. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3603-3606.
  2. Yoon J, Matsuo Y, Kasai H, Yokota A. Portibacter lacus gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Saprospiraceae isolated from a saline lake. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2012; 58:191-197. [PubMed].