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Genus Planktotalea

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").

 

Planktotalea Hahnke et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Planktotalea frisia Hahnke et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. adj. planktos, roaming, wandering; L. fem. n. talea, a slender staff, a rod; N.L. fem. n. Planktotalea, a planktonic/roaming rod.
Valid publication: HAHNKE (S.), TINDALL (B.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPERLING (M.), BRINKHOFF (T.) and SIMON (M.): Planktotalea frisia gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the southern North Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1619-1624.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Planktotalea frisia Hahnke et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SH6-1 = DSM 23709 = LMG 25294.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ882052.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. frisia, Frisian, pertaining to Frisia, a coastal region along the south-eastern corner of the North Sea, i.e. the German Bight, from where the organism was obtained.
Valid publication: HAHNKE (S.), TINDALL (B.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPERLING (M.), BRINKHOFF (T.) and SIMON (M.): Planktotalea frisia gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the southern North Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1619-1624.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The specific epithet frisia is a neo-Latin feminine adjective, not a Latin feminine adjective as cited in the paper by Hahnke et al. 2012.

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