Name DOI
Chivian et al. 2008
Name Status
Not Validly Published, Illegitimate
Current Authority
Chivian et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
No nomenclatural type has been designated for this family.
Proper Form
Incertae sedis 199 Chivian et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The family Incertae sedis 199 was originally proposed by Chivian et al. 2008.

"Incertae sedis" ("of uncertain placement") are placeholders and should not be considered to be formal names.
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Name Abstract for Incertae sedis 199 Chivian et al. 2008. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 2, 2018.


  1. Chivian D, Brodie EL, Alm EJ, Culley DE, Dehal PS, DeSantis TZ, Gihring TM, Lapidus A, Lin LH, Lowry SH, Moser DP, Richardson PM, Southam G, Wanger G, Pratt LM, Andersen GL, Hazen TC, Brockman FJ, Arkin AP, Onstott TC. Environmental genomics reveals a single-species ecosystem deep within Earth. Science 2008; 322:275-278. [PubMed].