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Genus Phycisphaera

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").

 

Phycisphaera Fukunaga et al. 2010, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Phycisphaerales Fukunaga et al. 2010; type genus of the family ¤ Phycisphaeraceae Fukunaga et al. 2010).
Type species: ¤ Phycisphaera mikurensis Fukunaga et al.2010.
Etymology: L. n. phycos (from Gr. n. phukos), seaweed; L. n. sphaera, sphere; N.L. fem. n. Phycisphaera, a spherical bacterium isolated from a seaweed.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 131. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1-2.
Effective publication: FUKUNAGA (Y.), KURAHASHI (M.), SAKIYAMA (Y.), OHUCHI (M.), YOKOTA (A.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Phycisphaera mikurensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine alga, and proposal of Phycisphaeraceae fam. nov., Phycisphaerales ord. nov. and Phycisphaerae classis nov. in the phylum Planctomycetes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 2009, 55, 267-275.
Validation List no. 131 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the protologue provided in the effective publication, the type species is erroneously cited as Phycisphaera mikuraensis.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 131 (footnote #). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1-2.
Validation List no. 131 in IJSEM Online

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Phycisphaera mikurensis Fukunaga et al.2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) FYK2301M01 = KCTC 22515 = NBRC 102666.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB447464.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. mikurensis, of or belonging to Mikura Island, Japan, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 131. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1-2.
Effective publication: FUKUNAGA (Y.), KURAHASHI (M.), SAKIYAMA (Y.), OHUCHI (M.), YOKOTA (A.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Phycisphaera mikurensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine alga, and proposal of Phycisphaeraceae fam. nov., Phycisphaerales ord. nov. and Phycisphaerae classis nov. in the phylum Planctomycetes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 2009, 55, 267-275.
Validation List no. 131 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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