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Genus Auricoccus

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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


Auricoccus Prakash et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Auricoccus indicus Prakash et al. 2017.
Etymology: L. fem. n. auris, ear; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed); N.L. masc. n. Auricoccus, a coccus from the ear.
Valid publication: PRAKASH, O., MUDULI, S., KUMAR, R., KUMARI, C., NIMONKAR, Y., SHOUCHE, Y. S. and SHARMA, R. 2017. Description of Auricoccus indicus gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from skin of human ear. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 1212-1218.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Auricoccus indicus Prakash et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S31=CCUG 69858=KCTC 33611=MCC 3027.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: KU302615.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. indicus, pertaining to India, the geographical location of sample.
Source: Human.
Valid publication: PRAKASH, O., MUDULI, S., KUMAR, R., KUMARI, C., NIMONKAR, Y., SHOUCHE, Y. S. and SHARMA, R. 2017. Description of Auricoccus indicus gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from skin of human ear. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 1212-1218.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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