Name DOI
Chen et al. 2022
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Chen et al. 2022
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Chern et al. 2004
Proper Form
Chitinibacteraceae Chen et al. 2022
Nomenclatural History
The family Chitinibacteraceae was originally proposed by Chen et al. 2021. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 204 in 2022.
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This information was last reviewed on December 22, 2021.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 204. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:.
  2. Chen S, Rudra B, Gupta RS. Phylogenomics and molecular signatures support division of the order Neisseriales into emended families Neisseriaceae and Chromobacteriaceae and three new families Aquaspirillaceae fam. nov., Chitinibacteraceae fam. nov., and Leeiaceae fam. nov. Syst Appl Microbiol 2021; 44:126251-126251. [PubMed].