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Genus Planctobacterium

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


Planctobacterium Sheu et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Planctobacterium marinum Sheu et al. 2017.
Etymology: Gr. adj. planktos, drifting, wandering; L. neut. n. bacterium, rod; N.L. neut. n. Planctobacterium, a planktonic/drifting bacterium isolated from seawater.
Valid publication: SHEU, D. S., SHEU, S. Y., LIN, K. R., CHEN, Y. L. and CHEN, W. M. 2017. Planctobacterium marinum gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Alteromonadaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 974-980.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Planctobacterium marinum Sheu et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K7=BCRC 80901=LMG 28835=KCTC 42657.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: LN830270.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. marinum, of the sea, marine.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: SHEU, D. S., SHEU, S. Y., LIN, K. R., CHEN, Y. L. and CHEN, W. M. 2017. Planctobacterium marinum gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Alteromonadaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 974-980.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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