Name DOI
Nupur et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Nupur et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Imhoffiella purpurea Nupur et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Imhoffiella purpurea was originally described and validly published by Nupur et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on July 5, 2017.


  1. Nupur N, Saini MK, Singh PK, Korpole S, Tanuku NRS, Takaichi S, Pinnaka AK. Imhoffiella gen. nov., a marine phototrophic member of the family Chromatiaceae including the description of Imhoffiella purpurea sp. nov. and the reclassification of Thiorhodococcus bheemlicus Anil Kumar et al. 2007 as Imhoffiella bheemlica comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1949-1956. [PubMed].