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Genus Constrictibacter

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").

 

Constrictibacter Yamada et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Constrictibacter antarcticus Yamada et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. adj. constrictus, compressed, contracted; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Constrictibacter, rod with compressed parts.
Valid publication: YAMADA (K.), FUKUDA (W.), KONDO (Y.), MIYOSHI (Y.), ATOMI (H.) and IMANAKA (T.): Constrictibacter antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a cryptoendolithic micro-organism from Antarctic white rock. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1973-1980.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Constrictibacter antarcticus Yamada et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 262-8 = ATCC BAA-1906 = JCM 16422.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB510913.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. antarcticus, southern, pertaining to Antarctica.
Valid publication: YAMADA (K.), FUKUDA (W.), KONDO (Y.), MIYOSHI (Y.), ATOMI (H.) and IMANAKA (T.): Constrictibacter antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a cryptoendolithic micro-organism from Antarctic white rock. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1973-1980.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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