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Genus Lapillicoccus

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Lapillicoccus Lee and Lee 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Lapillicoccus jejuensis Lee and Lee 2007.
Etymology: L. masc. n. lapillus, a little stone; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Lapillicoccus, a coccus attached to a little stone.
Valid publication: LEE (S.D.) and LEE (D.W.): Lapillicoccus jejuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium of the family Intrasporangiaceae, isolated from stone. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2794-2798.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lapillicoccus jejuensis Lee and Lee 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R-Ac013 = DSM 18607 = JCM 15623 = KCTC 19200.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM398397.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. jejuensis, of or belonging to Jeju, Republic of Korea, referring to the site from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (S.D.) and LEE (D.W.): Lapillicoccus jejuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium of the family Intrasporangiaceae, isolated from stone. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2794-2798.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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