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Genus Piscinibacter

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").

 

Piscinibacter Stackebrandt et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Piscinibacter aquaticus (Song and Cho 2007) Stackebrandt et al. 2009.
Etymology: L. fem. n. piscina, a pond, cistern, tank, reservoir; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Piscinibacter, a rod from a pond.
Valid publication: STACKEBRANDT (E.), VERBARG (S.), FRÜHLING (A.), BUSSE (H.J.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Dissection of the genus Methylibium: reclassification of Methylibium fulvum as Rhizobacter fulvus comb. nov., Methylibium aquaticum as Piscinibacter aquaticus gen. nov., comb. nov. and Methylibium subsaxonicum as Rivibacter subsaxonicus gen. nov., comb. nov. and emended descriptions of the genera Rhizobacter and Methylibium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2552-2560.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Piscinibacter aquaticus (Song and Cho 2007) Stackebrandt et al. 2009, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IMCC1728 = DSM 19915 = KCCM 42364 = NBRC 102349.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ664244.
Basonym: ¤ Methylibium aquaticum Song and Cho 2007.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. aquaticus, living, growing or found in or by the water, aquatic.
Valid publication: STACKEBRANDT (E.), VERBARG (S.), FRÜHLING (A.), BUSSE (H.J.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Dissection of the genus Methylibium: reclassification of Methylibium fulvum as Rhizobacter fulvus comb. nov., Methylibium aquaticum as Piscinibacter aquaticus gen. nov., comb. nov. and Methylibium subsaxonicum as Rivibacter subsaxonicus gen. nov., comb. nov. and emended descriptions of the genera Rhizobacter and Methylibium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2552-2560.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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