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Genus Micropruina

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).


 

Micropruina Shintani et al. 2000, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Micropruina glycogenica Shintani et al. 2000.
Etymology: Gr. adj. mikros -ê -on, small, little; L. fem. n. pruina, hoar-frost, rime; N.L. fem. n. Micropruina, fine hoar-frost.
Valid publication: SHINTANI (T.), LIU (W.T.), HANADA (S.), KAMAGATA (Y.), MIYAOKA (S.), SUZUKI (T.) and NAKAMURA (K.): Micropruina glycogenica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Gram-positive glycogen-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 201-207.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Micropruina glycogenica Shintani et al. 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Lg2 = JCM 10248.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB012607.
Etymology: N.L. n. glycogenum, glycogen; L. fem. suff. -ica, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. glycogenica, pertaining to glycogen, referring to the ability to accumulate glycogen.
Valid publication: SHINTANI (T.), LIU (W.T.), HANADA (S.), KAMAGATA (Y.), MIYAOKA (S.), SUZUKI (T.) and NAKAMURA (K.): Micropruina glycogenica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Gram-positive glycogen-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 201-207.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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