Name DOI
Nouioui et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Nouioui et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Frankia inefficax Nouioui et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Frankia inefficax was originally described by Nouioui et al. 2017. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 175 in 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on May 8, 2017.


  1. Nouioui I, Ghodhbane-Gtari F, Montero-Calasanz M, Rohde M, Tisa LS, Gtari M, Klenk H-P. Frankia inefficax sp. nov., an actinobacterial endophyte inducing ineffective, non nitrogen-fixing, root nodules on its actinorhizal host plants. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2017; 110:313-320. [PubMed].
  2. Oren A, Garrity G. Validation List No. 175. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1095-1098.