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Genus Ancalomicrobium

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Ancalomicrobium Staley 1968, genus.
Type species: ¤ Ancalomicrobium adetum Staley 1968 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: Gr. masc. n. ankalis, arm; N.L. neut. n. microbium, microbe; N.L. neut. n. Ancalomicrobium, arm (-producing) microorganism.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: STALEY (J.T.): Prosthecomicrobium and Ancalomicrobium, new prosthecate freshwater bacteria. Journal of Bacteriology, 1968, 95, 1921-1942.

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Ancalomicrobium adetum Staley 1968, species. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 23632= DSM 4722 = JCM 21375 = NBRC 102456 = VKM B-1375.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: not found.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. adetum (from. Gr. neut. adj. adeton), free, unattached.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: STALEY (J.T.): Prosthecomicrobium and Ancalomicrobium, new prosthecate freshwater bacteria. Journal of Bacteriology, 1968, 95, 1921-1942.

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