Name DOI
Iino et al. 2014 emend. Fu et al. 2020
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Iino et al. 2014 emend. Fu et al. 2020
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Na et al. 2009 emend. Fu et al. 2018
Proper Form
Marinifilaceae Iino et al. 2014 emend. Fu et al. 2020
Nomenclatural History
The family Marinifilaceae was originally proposed and validly published by Iino et al. 2014. Ormerod et al. published an emended description of this family in 2016. A subsequent emendation was proposed by Fu et al. in 2020.
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This information was last reviewed on April 30, 2020.


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  2. Iino T, Mori K, Itoh T, Kudo T, Suzuki K-I, Ohkuma M. Description of Mariniphaga anaerophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a facultatively aerobic marine bacterium isolated from tidal flat sediment, reclassification of the Draconibacteriaceae as a later heterotypic synonym of the Prolixibacteraceae and description of the family Marinifilaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3660-3667. [PubMed].
  3. Fu T, Cui H, Jia C, Sun W, Zhou S, Han Y, Liu L, Shi X, Zhang X-H. Ancylomarina longa sp. nov., isolated from southern Okinawa Trough sediment and emended description of the family Marinifilaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:2531-2536. [PubMed].