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Genus Parasphingopyxis

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").

 

Parasphingopyxis Uchida et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae Uchida et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. fem. n. Sphingopyxis, a bacterial generic name; N.L. fem. n. Parasphingopyxis, beside Sphingopyxis.
Valid publication: UCHIDA (H.), HAMANA (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), YOSHIDA (T.) and NOGI (Y.): Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine annelid worm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae Uchida et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMH 0132 = JCM 15549 = NCIMB 14486.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB524074.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. lamellibrachiae, of Lamellibrachia, the genus of the tubeworm from which the bacterium was isolated.
Valid publication: UCHIDA (H.), HAMANA (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), YOSHIDA (T.) and NOGI (Y.): Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine annelid worm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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