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Genus Geminicoccus

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").

 

Geminicoccus Foesel et al. 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Geminicoccus roseus Foesel et al. 2008.
Etymology: L. adj. geminus, twin, double; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Geminicoccus, two coccoid cells.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 123. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1993-1994.
Effective publication: FOESEL (B.U.), GÖßNER (A.S.), DRAKE (H.L.) and SCHRAMM (A.): Geminicoccus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic phototrophic Alphaproteobacterium isolated from a marine aquaculture biofilter. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2007, 30, 581-586.
Validation List no. 123 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geminicoccus roseus Foesel et al. 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) D2-3 = ATCC BAA-1445 = DSM 18922.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM403172.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. roseus, rose colored, pink.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 123. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1993-1994.
Effective publication: FOESEL (B.U.), GÖßNER (A.S.), DRAKE (H.L.) and SCHRAMM (A.): Geminicoccus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic phototrophic Alphaproteobacterium isolated from a marine aquaculture biofilter. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2007, 30, 581-586.
Validation List no. 123 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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