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Genus Gloeomargarita

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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").


Gloeomargarita Moreira et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Gloeomargarita lithophora Moreira et al. 2017.
Etymology: Gr. n. gloios, glutinous substance; L. fem. n. margarita pearl; N.L. fem. n. Gloeomargarita, glutinous cells containing pearls.
Valid publication: MOREIRA, D., TAVERA, R., BENZERARA, K., SKOURI-PANET, F., COURADEAU, E., GERARD, E., FONTA, C. L., NOVELO, E., ZIVANOVIC, Y. and LOPEZ-GARCIA, P. 2017. Description of Gloeomargarita lithophora gen. nov., sp. nov., a thylakoid-bearing, basal-branching cyanobacterium with intracellular carbonates, and proposal for Gloeomargaritales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 653-658.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gloeomargarita lithophora Moreira et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Alchichica-D10=CCAP 1437/1=PMC 919.15.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP017675.
Etymology: Gr. masc. n. lithos, stone; Gr. masc. n. phoros, carrier; N.L. fem. n. lithophora, carrier of stones.
Source: Environmental - saline lake.
Valid publication: MOREIRA, D., TAVERA, R., BENZERARA, K., SKOURI-PANET, F., COURADEAU, E., GERARD, E., FONTA, C. L., NOVELO, E., ZIVANOVIC, Y. and LOPEZ-GARCIA, P. 2017. Description of Gloeomargarita lithophora gen. nov., sp. nov., a thylakoid-bearing, basal-branching cyanobacterium with intracellular carbonates, and proposal for Gloeomargaritales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 653-658.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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