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Genus Paracraurococcus

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).


 

Paracraurococcus Saitoh et al. 1998, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Paracraurococcus ruber Saitoh et al. 1998.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Pcr. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. masc. n. Craurococcus, a generic name; N.L. masc. n. Paracraurococcus, like Craurococcus.
Valid publication: SAITOH (S.), SUZUKI (T.) and NISHIMURA (Y.): Proposal of Craurococcus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Paracraurococcus ruber gen. nov., sp. nov., novel aerobic bacteriochlorophyll a-containing bacteria from soil. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 1043-1047.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Paracraurococcus ruber Saitoh et al. 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NS89 = CIP 105708 = JCM 9931.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D85827.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. ruber, red, red-colored.
Valid publication: SAITOH (S.), SUZUKI (T.) and NISHIMURA (Y.): Proposal of Craurococcus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Paracraurococcus ruber gen. nov., sp. nov., novel aerobic bacteriochlorophyll a-containing bacteria from soil. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 1043-1047.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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