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Genus Mesophilobacter

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).


 

Mesophilobacter Nishimura et al. 1989, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Mesophilobacter marinus Nishimura et al. 1989.
Etymology: Gr. adj. mesos, middle; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod, staff; N.L. masc. n., Mesophilobacter, mesophilic rod.
Valid publication: NISHIMURA (Y.), KINPARA (M.) and IIZUKA (H.): Mesophilobacter marinus gen. nov., sp. nov.: an aerobic coccobacillus isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1989, 39, 378-381.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Mesophilobacter marinus Nishimura et al. 1989, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 14S-4 = IAM 13185.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: not found.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, of the sea, marine.
Valid publication: NISHIMURA (Y.), KINPARA (M.) and IIZUKA (H.): Mesophilobacter marinus gen. nov., sp. nov.: an aerobic coccobacillus isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1989, 39, 378-381.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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