Name DOI
Schleifer and Bell 2010
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Schleifer and Bell 2010
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Rosenbach 1884 emend. Baird-Parker 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)
Proper Form
Staphylococcaceae Schleifer and Bell 2010
Nomenclatural History
The family Staphylococcaceae was originally proposed by Schleifer and Bell 2009. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 132 in 2010.
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This information was last reviewed on November 30, 2020.


  1. Schleifer K-H, Bell JA. Family VIII. Staphylococcaceae fam. nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity G, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, Schleifer KH, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition, Volume 3, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2009, p. 392.
  2. Euzéby J. Validation List No. 132. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:469-472.