Name DOI
Lin et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Lin et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Lin et al. 2017
Proper Form
Ruficoccus Lin et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The genus Ruficoccus was originally proposed and validly published by Lin et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on May 8, 2017.


  1. Lin S-Y, Hameed A, Liu Y-C, Hsu Y-H, Hung M-H, Lai W-A, Young C-C. Ruficoccus amylovorans gen. nov., sp. nov, an amylolytic and nitrate-reducing diazotroph of the family Puniceicoccaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:956-962. [PubMed].