Name DOI
None 2015
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
None 2015
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Gromov and Mamkayeva 1980
Proper Form
Vampirovibrionaceae None 2015
Nomenclatural History
The family Vampirovibrionaceae was originally proposed by 2015.

The family Vampirovibrionaceae is implied by Soo et al. 2015, but has not been formally proposed.
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Name Abstract for Vampirovibrionaceae None 2015. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 7, 2019.


  1. Soo RM, Woodcroft BJ, Parks DH, Tyson GW, Hugenholtz P. Back from the dead; the curious tale of the predatory cyanobacterium Vampirovibrio chlorellavorus. PeerJ 2015; 3:e968. [PubMed].
  2. Soo RM, Skennerton CT, Sekiguchi Y, Imelfort M, Paech SJ, Dennis PG, Steen JA, Parks DH, Tyson GW, Hugenholtz P. An expanded genomic representation of the phylum cyanobacteria. Genome Biol Evol 2014; 6:1031-1045. [PubMed].
  3. No reference is available 2015