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Genus Aggregicoccus

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Aggregicoccus Sood et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Aggregicoccus edonensis Sood et al. 2015.
Etymology: L. v. aggrego, to aggregate, form clumps; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed, coccus); N.L. masc. n. Aggregicoccus, an aggregating coccus, referring to massively aggregating cells in liquid culture.
Valid publication: SOOD, S., AWAL, R. P., WINK, J., MOHR, K. I., ROHDE, M., STADLER, M., KÄMPFER, P., GLAESER, S. P., SCHUMANN, P., GARCIA, R. and MÜLLER, R. 2015. Aggregicoccus edonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an unusually aggregating myxobacterium isolated from a soil sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 745-753
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Aggregicoccus edonensis Sood et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MCy1366=DSM 27872=NCCB 100468.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF767690.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. edonensis, belonging to Edo, former name of Tokyo, where the soil sample was collected from which the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: SOOD, S., AWAL, R. P., WINK, J., MOHR, K. I., ROHDE, M., STADLER, M., KÄMPFER, P., GLAESER, S. P., SCHUMANN, P., GARCIA, R. and MÜLLER, R. 2015. Aggregicoccus edonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an unusually aggregating myxobacterium isolated from a soil sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 745-753
Original article in IJSEM Online

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