Name DOI
(Stackebrandt et al. 1997) Genilloud 2015
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
(Stackebrandt et al. 1997) Genilloud 2015
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Ørskov 1923 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Nouioui et al. 2018
Proper Form
Micromonosporales (Stackebrandt et al. 1997) Genilloud 2015
Nomenclatural History
The order Micromonosporales was originally proposed by Genilloud 2012. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 164 in 2015. Genilloud elevated the suborder Stackebrandt et al. 1997 emend. Zhi et al. 2009 to the rank of order to form this name in 2012.
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This information was last reviewed on January 24, 2017.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 164. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2017-2025. [PubMed].
  2. Genilloud O. Order XI. Micromonosporales ord. nov. In: Goodfellow M, Kämpfer P, Busse H-J, Trujillo ME, Suzuki K-I, Ludwig W, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition, Volume 5, Part B, Springer, New York, 2012, p. 1035.