Name DOI
Salam et al. 2020
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Salam et al. 2020
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Prauser et al. 1970 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Stackebrandt et al. 2002
Proper Form
Oerskoviaceae Salam et al. 2020
Nomenclatural History
The family Oerskoviaceae was originally proposed and validly published by Salam et al. 2020.
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Name Abstract for Oerskoviaceae Salam et al. 2020. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on December 31, 2019.


  1. Salam N, Jiao J-Y, Zhang X-T, Li W-J. Update on the classification of higher ranks in the phylum Actinobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:1331-1355. [PubMed].