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Genus Nesiotobacter

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").

 

Nesiotobacter Donachie et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Nesiotobacter exalbescens Donachie et al. 2006.
Etymology: Gr. adj. nesiotes, of an island, insular; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Nesiotobacter, rod from an island, in this case Laysan.
Valid publication: DONACHIE (S.P.), BOWMAN (J.P.) and ALAM (M.): Nesiotobacter exalbescens gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic alphaproteobacterium from an Hawaiian hypersaline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 563-567.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Nesiotobacter exalbescens Donachie et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LA33B = ATCC BAA-994 = CIP 108449.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF513441.
Etymology: L. part. adj. exalbescens (from L. v. exalbesco), becoming white, growing white, referring to the fading colour of maturing colonies.
Valid publication: DONACHIE (S.P.), BOWMAN (J.P.) and ALAM (M.): Nesiotobacter exalbescens gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic alphaproteobacterium from an Hawaiian hypersaline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 563-567.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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