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1Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Reconciliation of Approaches to Bacterial SystematicsInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology19876,622
2Approved Lists of Bacterial NamesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology19806,087
3Introducing EzBioCloud: a taxonomically united database of 16S rRNA gene sequences and whole-genome assembliesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20175,862
4Taxonomic Note: A Place for DNA-DNA Reassociation and 16S rRNA Sequence Analysis in the Present Species Definition in BacteriologyInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology19945,819
5Introducing EzTaxon-e: a prokaryotic 16S rRNA gene sequence database with phylotypes that represent uncultured speciesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20124,898
6DNA–DNA hybridization values and their relationship to whole-genome sequence similaritiesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20073,968
7A taxonomic note on the genus Lactobacillus: Description of 23 novel genera, emended description of the genus Lactobacillus Beijerinck 1901, and union of Lactobacillaceae and LeuconostocaceaeInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20202,775
8Towards a taxonomic coherence between average nucleotide identity and 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity for species demarcation of prokaryotesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20142,463
9Proposed minimal standards for the use of genome data for the taxonomy of prokaryotesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20182,359
10OrthoANI: An improved algorithm and software for calculating average nucleotide identityInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20162,209
11EzTaxon: a web-based tool for the identification of prokaryotes based on 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20071,960
12Reorganization of genera in the families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in the order Rickettsiales: unification of some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrlichia with Neorickettsia, descriptions of six new species combinations and designation of Ehrlichia equi and 'HGE agent' as subjective synonyms of Ehrlichia phagocytophila.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20011,705
13Akkermansia muciniphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a human intestinal mucin-degrading bacteriumInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20041,566
14Proposed minimal standards for describing new taxa of the family Flavobacteriaceae and emended description of the family.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20021,408
15Notes on the characterization of prokaryote strains for taxonomic purposesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology20101,232
16Report of the ad hoc committee for the re-evaluation of the species definition in bacteriology.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2002971
17Report of the ad hoc committee for the re-evaluation of the species definition in bacteriologyInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2002964
18List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2020929
19List of Bacterial Names with Standing in Nomenclature: a Folder Available on the InternetInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology1997899
20Emended description of the order Chlamydiales, proposal of Parachlamydiaceae fam. nov. and Simkaniaceae fam. nov., each containing one monotypic genus, revised taxonomy of the family Chlamydiaceae, including a new genus and five new species, and standards for the identification of organismsInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology1999885
21Description of Cellulophaga algicola sp. nov., isolated from the surfaces of Antarctic algae, and reclassification of Cytophaga uliginosa (ZoBell and Upham 1944) Reichenbach 1989 as Cellulophaga uliginosa comb. nov.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2000852
22The phagotrophic origin of eukaryotes and phylogenetic classification of Protozoa.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2002835
23Proposal to reclassify the proteobacterial classes Deltaproteobacteria and Oligoflexia, and the phylum Thermodesulfobacteria into four phyla reflecting major functional capabilitiesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2020830
24Phylogenetic affiliation of the pseudomonads based on 16S rRNA sequence.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2000816
25Biodiversity and systematics of basidiomycetous yeasts as determined by large-subunit rDNA D1/D2 domain sequence analysis.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2000799
26Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxaInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2020798
27Caloramator viterbensis sp. nov., a novel thermophilic, glycerol-fermenting bacterium isolated from a hot spring in ItalyInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2002792
28Genome-based phylogeny and taxonomy of the ‘Enterobacteriales’: proposal for Enterobacterales ord. nov. divided into the families Enterobacteriaceae, Erwiniaceae fam. nov., Pectobacteriaceae fam. nov., Yersiniaceae fam. nov., Hafniaceae fam. nov., Morganellaceae fam. nov., and Budviciaceae fam. nov.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2016792
29Naxibacter alkalitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the family ‘Oxalobacteraceae’ isolated from ChinaInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2005786
30An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxaInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2009779
31Identification of yeasts by RFLP analysis of the 5.8S rRNA gene and the two ribosomal internal transcribed spacersInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology1999777
32Georgenia ruanii sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from forest soil in Yunnan (China), and emended description of the genus GeorgeniaInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2007770
33Proposal of the genus Sphingomonas sensu stricto and three new genera, Sphingobium, Novosphingobium and Sphingopyxis, on the basis of phylogenetic and chemotaxonomic analyses.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2001767
34Reclassification of some species of Thiobacillus to the newly designated genera Acidithiobacillus gen. nov., Halothiobacillus gen. nov. and Thermithiobacillus gen. nov.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2000721
35LPSN – List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (bacterio.net), 20 years onInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2018714
36Taxonomic study of aerobic thermophilic bacilli: descriptions of Geobacillus subterraneus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Geobacillus uzenensis sp. nov. from petroleum reservoirs and transfer of Bacillus stearothermophilus, Bacillus thermocatenulatus, Bacillus thermoleovorans, Bacillus kaustophilus, Bacillus thermodenitrificans to Geobacillus as the new combinations G. stearothermophilus, G. th.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2001674
37Robust demarcation of 17 distinct Bacillus species clades, proposed as novel Bacillaceae genera, by phylogenomics and comparative genomic analyses: description of Robertmurraya kyonggiensis sp. nov. and proposal for an emended genus Bacillus limiting it only to the members of the Subtilis and Cereus clades of speciesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2020659
38Proposed minimal standards for describing new taxa of the family Flavobacteriaceae and emended description of the familyInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2002654
39‘Candidatus Phytoplasma’, a taxon for the wall-less, non-helical prokaryotes that colonize plant phloem and insectsInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2004585
40Anaerolinea thermolimosa sp. nov., Levilinea saccharolytica gen. nov., sp. nov. and Leptolinea tardivitalis gen. nov., sp. nov., novel filamentous anaerobes, and description of the new classes Anaerolineae classis nov. and Caldilineae classis nov. in the bacterial phylum ChloroflexiInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2006584
41A revision of Rhizobium Frank 1889, with an emended description of the genus, and the inclusion of all species of Agrobacterium Conn 1942 and Allorhizobium undicola de Lajudie et al. 1998 as new combinations: Rhizobium radiobacter, R. rhizogenes, R. rubi, R. undicola and R. vitis.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2001576
42Polyphasic taxonomy of the genus Shewanella and description of Shewanella oneidensis sp. nov.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology1999574
43International Code of Nomenclature of ProkaryotesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2019546
44Taxonomic use of DNA G+C content and DNA–DNA hybridization in the genomic ageInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2014526
45Ralstonia taiwanensis sp. nov., isolated from root nodules of Mimosa species and sputum of a cystic fibrosis patient.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2001519
46Methanomassiliicoccus luminyensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a methanogenic archaeon isolated from human faecesInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2012510
47Cronobacter gen. nov., a new genus to accommodate the biogroups of Enterobacter sakazakii, and proposal of Cronobacter sakazakii gen. nov., comb. nov., Cronobacter malonaticus sp. nov., Cronobacter turicensis sp. nov., Cronobacter muytjensii sp. nov., Cronobacter dublinensis sp. nov., Cronobacter genomospecies 1, and of three subspecies, Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. dublinensis subsp. nov., Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. lausannensis subsp. nov. and Cronobacter dublinensis subsp. lactaridi subsp. nov.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2008506
48Dehalococcoides mccartyi gen. nov., sp. nov., obligately organohalide-respiring anaerobic bacteria relevant to halogen cycling and bioremediation, belong to a novel bacterial class, Dehalococcoidia classis nov., order Dehalococcoidales ord. nov. and family Dehalococcoidaceae fam. nov., within the phylum ChloroflexiInternational Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2013502
49Construction of an interactive online phytoplasma classification tool, iPhyClassifier, and its application in analysis of the peach X-disease phytoplasma group (16SrIII)International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2009495
50Muricauda ruestringensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a facultatively anaerobic, appendaged bacterium from German North Sea intertidal sediment.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology2001492