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Genus Geopsychrobacter

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").

 

Geopsychrobacter Holmes et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Geopsychrobacter electrodiphilus Holmes et al. 2005.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. , earth; Gr. adj. psukhros, cold; N.L. masc. n. bacter, stick, rod; N.L. masc. n. Geopsychrobacter, a rod from cold earth.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 102. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 547-549.
Effective publication: HOLMES (D.E.), NICOLL (J.S.), BOND (D.R.) and LOVLEY (D.R.): Potential role of a novel psychrotolerant member of the family Geobacteraceae, Geopsychrobacter electrodiphilus gen. nov., sp. nov., in electricity production by a marine sediment fuel cell. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2004, 70, 6023-6030.
Validation List no. 102 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geopsychrobacter electrodiphilus Holmes et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) A1 = ATCC BAA-880 = DSM 16401 = JCM 12469.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY187303.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. electrodum, electrode; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. electrodiphilus, electrode loving.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 102. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 547-549.
Effective publication: HOLMES (D.E.), NICOLL (J.S.), BOND (D.R.) and LOVLEY (D.R.): Potential role of a novel psychrotolerant member of the family Geobacteraceae, Geopsychrobacter electrodiphilus gen. nov., sp. nov., in electricity production by a marine sediment fuel cell. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2004, 70, 6023-6030.
Validation List no. 102 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the protologue of the effective publication, the type strain JCM 12469 is erroneously cited as JCM 12470.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 102 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 547-549.
Validation List no. 102 in IJSEM Online

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