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Genus Phreatobacter

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").

 

Phreatobacter Tóth et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Phreatobacter oligotrophus Tóth et al. 2014.
Etymology: Gr. neut. n. phrear -atos, cistern, well; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Phreatobacter, rod from a well.
Valid publication: TÓTH, E. M., VENGRING, A., HOMONNAY, Z. G., KÉKI, ZS., SPRÖER, C., BORSODI, A. K., MÁRIALIGETI, K. and SCHUMANN, P. 2014. Phreatobacter oligotrophus gen. nov., sp. nov., an alphaproteobacterium isolated from ultrapure water of the water purification system of a power plant. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 839-845.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Phreatobacter oligotrophus Tóth et al. 2014, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PI_21=DSM 25521=NCAIM B 02510.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE616165.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: Gr. adj. oligos, little, small; Gr. suff. trophos (from Gr. v. trepho, to feed), feeder; N.L. masc. adj. oligotrophus, growing with low nutrient concentrations.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: TÓTH, E. M., VENGRING, A., HOMONNAY, Z. G., KÉKI, ZS., SPRÖER, C., BORSODI, A. K., MÁRIALIGETI, K. and SCHUMANN, P. 2014. Phreatobacter oligotrophus gen. nov., sp. nov., an alphaproteobacterium isolated from ultrapure water of the water purification system of a power plant. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 839-845.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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