Name DOI
Ludwig et al. 2010
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Ludwig et al. 2010
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Beijerinck 1901 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Zheng et al. 2020
Proper Form
Lactobacillales Ludwig et al. 2010
Nomenclatural History
The order Lactobacillales was originally proposed by Ludwig et al. 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 October 14, 2019.


  1. Ludwig W, Schleifer K-H, Whitman WB. Order II. Lactobacillales ord. 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. 464.
  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.