Name DOI
(Kaiya et al. 2018) Rahi et al. 2021
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
(Kaiya et al. 2018) Rahi et al. 2021
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Ciceribacter naphthalenivorans (Kaiya et al. 2018) Rahi et al. 2021
Nomenclatural History
The species Ciceribacter naphthalenivorans was originally described by Rahi et al. 2021. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 202 in 2021. Rahi et al. formed this name in 2021 by placing the species Kaiya et al. 2018 into the genus Kathiravan et al. 2013 emend. Rahi et al. 2021.
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This information was last reviewed on September 16, 2021.


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