Name DOI
(sic) Yang et al. 2018 emend. Liang et al. 2021
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
(sic) Yang et al. 2018 emend. Liang et al. 2021
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
corrig. Yang et al. 2018 (sic) Yang et al. 2018
Proper Form
Sinorhodobacter (sic) Yang et al. 2018 emend. Liang et al. 2021
Nomenclatural History
The genus Sinorhodobacter was originally proposed by Yang et al. 2013. This name was validly published by Oren and Garrity 2018. Yang et al. corrected this name from (sic) to . Xi et al. published an emended description of this genus in 2017. A subsequent emendation was proposed by Liang et al. in 2021.
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This information was last reviewed on July 18, 2017.


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