Name DOI
Spring et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Spring et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Spring et al. 2017
Proper Form
Kiritimatiellaceae Spring et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The family Kiritimatiellaceae was originally proposed by Spring et al. 2016. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 174 in 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on January 23, 2017.


  1. Oren A, Garrity G. Validation List No. 174. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:529-531. [PubMed].
  2. Spring S, Bunk B, Spröer C, Schumann P, Rohde M, Tindall BJ, Klenk H-P. Characterization of the first cultured representative of Verrucomicrobia subdivision 5 indicates the proposal of a novel phylum. ISME J 2016; 10:2801-2816. [PubMed].