Proposed minimal standards for describing new taxa of aerobic, endospore-forming bacteria.

  title={Proposed minimal standards for describing new taxa of aerobic, endospore-forming bacteria.},
  author={Niall A. Logan and O. Berge and Alistair H Bishop and Hans-J{\"u}rgen Busse and Paul de Vos and Dagmar Fritze and Marc Heyndrickx and Peter K{\"a}mpfer and Leon Rabinovitch and Mirja Salkinoja-Salonen and Lucy Seldin and Antonio Ventosa},
  journal={International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology},
  volume={59 Pt 8},
Minimal standards for describing new taxa within the aerobic endospore-forming bacteria are proposed, following Recommendation 30b of the Bacteriological Code (1990 Revision). These minimal standards are recommended as guidelines to assist authors in the preparation of descriptions for novel taxa. They encourage broad polyphasic characterization and the construction of descriptions that are practically useful in routine diagnostic laboratories. The proposals have been endorsed by the… 

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