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Genus Phaeobacterium

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").

 

Phaeobacterium Nupur et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Phaeobacterium nitratireducens Nupur et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. adj. phaeos, brown; L. neut. n. bacterium, a stick, staff, rod; N.L. neut. n. Phaeobacterium, the brown rod.
Valid publication: NUPUR, TANUKU, N. R., SHINICHI, T. and PINNAKA, A. K. 2015. Phaeobacterium nitratireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a phototrophic gammaproteobacterium isolated from a mangrove forest sediment sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2357-2364.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Phaeobacterium nitratireducens Nupur et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AK40=JCM 19219=MTCC 11824.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF968497.
Etymology: N.L. n. nitras -atis, nitrate; L. part. adj. reducens, leading back, bringing back and, in chemistry, converting to a reduced oxidation state; N.L. part. adj. nitratireducens, reducing nitrate.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: NUPUR, TANUKU, N. R., SHINICHI, T. and PINNAKA, A. K. 2015. Phaeobacterium nitratireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a phototrophic gammaproteobacterium isolated from a mangrove forest sediment sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2357-2364.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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