Name DOI
Moreira et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Moreira et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Moreira et al. 2017
Proper Form
Gloeomargaritaceae Moreira et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The family Gloeomargaritaceae was originally proposed and validly published by Moreira et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on April 4, 2017.


  1. Moreira D, Tavera R, Benzerara K, Skouri-Panet F, Couradeau E, Gérard E, Fonta CL, Novelo E, Zivanovic Y, López-García P. Description of Gloeomargarita lithophora gen. nov., sp. nov., a thylakoid-bearing basalbranching cyanobacterium with intracellular carbonates, and proposal for Gloeomargaritales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:653-658. [PubMed].