Name DOI
Ben Hania et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Ben Hania et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Ben Hania et al. 2017 non Salinivirga Cole et al. 2018
Proper Form
Salinivirgaceae Ben Hania et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The family Salinivirgaceae was originally proposed by Ben Hania et al. 2017. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 176 in 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on May 25, 2017.


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