Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 4/21/2010
Publication Date: 5/1/2012
Citation: Labeda, D.P., Goodfellow, M. 2012. Family I. Pseudonocardiaceae Embley, Smida, and Stackebrandt 1989, 205VP emend. Labeda, Goodfellow, Chun, Zhi and Li 2010a. In: Goodfellow, M., Kampfer, P., Busse, H., Trujillo, M.E., Suzuki, K., Ludwig, W., Whitman, W.B., editors. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 2nd edition, volume 5. New York, NY: Springer. p. 1302-1305. Interpretive Summary:
Technical Abstract: The formal description of the actinobacterial higher taxon the family Pseudonocardiaceae is presented. The differential morphological and chemotaxonomic characteristics and diagnostic signature nucleotides from the 16S rRNA gene for the genera in the family is discussed. A key to the identification of genera within this family is presented.