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Genus Planctomicrobium

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").

 

Planctomicrobium Kulichevskaya et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Planctomicrobium piriforme Kulichevskaya et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. adj. planktos, wandering, floating; N.L. neut. n. microbium (from Gr. adj. mikros, small, and Gr. n. bios, life), a microbe; N.L. neut. n. Planctomicrobium, floating microbe.
Valid publication: KULICHEVSKAYA, I. S., IVANOVA, A. A., DETKOVA, E. N., RIJPSTRA, W. I., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S. and DEDYSH, S. N. 2015. Planctomicrobium piriforme gen. nov., sp. nov., a stalked planctomycete from a littoral wetland of a boreal lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1659-1665.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Planctomicrobium piriforme Kulichevskaya et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) P3=DSM 26348=VKM B-2887.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP161655.
Etymology: L. n. pirum, a pear; L. adj. suffix -formis -is -e (from L. n. forma, figure, shape, appearance) -like, in the shape of; N.L. neut. adj. piriforme, pear-shaped.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: KULICHEVSKAYA, I. S., IVANOVA, A. A., DETKOVA, E. N., RIJPSTRA, W. I., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S. and DEDYSH, S. N. 2015. Planctomicrobium piriforme gen. nov., sp. nov., a stalked planctomycete from a littoral wetland of a boreal lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1659-1665.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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