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Genus Murdochiella

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").

 

Murdochiella Ulger-Toprak et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Murdochiella asaccharolytica Ulger-Toprak et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Murdochiella, named to honour Dr David A. Murdoch, British microbiologist, who has contributed so much to our knowledge of anaerobic bacteriology.
Valid publication: ULGER-TOPRAK (N.), LIU (C.), SUMMANEN (P.H.) and FINEGOLD (S.M.): Murdochiella asaccharolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-stain-positive, anaerobic coccus isolated from human wound specimens. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1013-1016.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Murdochiella asaccharolytica Ulger-Toprak et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) WAL 1855C = ATCC BAA-1631 = CCUG 55976.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU483153.
Etymology: Gr. pref. a-, not; Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutikê), able to dissolve, able to loose; N.L. fem. adj. asaccharolytica, not digesting sugar..
Valid publication: ULGER-TOPRAK (N.), LIU (C.), SUMMANEN (P.H.) and FINEGOLD (S.M.): Murdochiella asaccharolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-stain-positive, anaerobic coccus isolated from human wound specimens. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1013-1016.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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