Name DOI
Watanabe et al. 2015
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Watanabe et al. 2015
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Watanabe et al. 2015
Proper Form
Limnochorda Watanabe et al. 2015
Nomenclatural History
The genus Limnochorda was originally proposed and validly published by Watanabe et al. 2015.
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This information was last reviewed on September 18, 2015.


  1. Watanabe M, Kojima H, Fukui M. Limnochorda pilosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, facultatively anaerobic, pleomorphic bacterium and proposal of Limnochordaceae fam. nov., Limnochordales ord. nov. and Limnochordia classis nov. in the phylum Firmicutes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2378-2384. [PubMed].