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Genus Paucibacter

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").

 

Paucibacter Rapala et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Paucibacter toxinivorans Rapala et al. 2005.
Etymology: L. adj. paucus, few, little; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Paucibacter, a rod that is content with a few carbon sources.
Valid publication: RAPALA (J.), BERG (K.A.), LYRA (C.), NIEMI (R.M.), MANZ (W.), SUOMALAINEN (S.), PAULIN (L.) and LAHTI (K.): Paucibacter toxinivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium that degrades cyclic cyanobacterial hepatotoxins microcystins and nodularin. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1563-1568.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Paucibacter toxinivorans Rapala et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 2C20 = DSM 16998 = HAMBI 2767 = VYH 193597.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY515390.
Etymology: N.L. n. toxinum, toxin; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. toxinivorans, eating toxins, pertaining to its ability to degrade cyanobacterial hepatotoxins.
Valid publication: RAPALA (J.), BERG (K.A.), LYRA (C.), NIEMI (R.M.), MANZ (W.), SUOMALAINEN (S.), PAULIN (L.) and LAHTI (K.): Paucibacter toxinivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium that degrades cyclic cyanobacterial hepatotoxins microcystins and nodularin. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1563-1568.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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