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Genus Planktothricoides

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").

 

Planktothricoides Suda and Watanabe 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Planktothricoides raciborskii Suda et al. 2002.
Etymology: N.L. n. Planktothrix, a genus of cyanobacteria; L. suff. -oides (from Gr. suff. -eides, from Gr. n. eidos, that which is seen, form, shape, figure), ressembling, similar; N.L. fem. n. Planktothricoides, resembling Planktothrix Anagnostidis et Koma!rek.
Valid publication: SUDA (S.), WATANABE (M.M.), OTSUKA (S.), MAHAKAHANT (A.), YONGMANITCHAI (W.), NOPARTNARAPORN (N.), LIU (Y.) and DAY (J.G.): Taxonomic revision of water-bloom-forming species of oscillatorioid cyanobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1577-1595.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Planktothricoides raciborskii Suda et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCAP 1465/1 = NIES 207.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB045960.
Etymology: Not given in the paper by Suda et al. 2002. N.L. gen. masc. n. raciborskii, of Raciborski.
Valid publication: SUDA (S.), WATANABE (M.M.), OTSUKA (S.), MAHAKAHANT (A.), YONGMANITCHAI (W.), NOPARTNARAPORN (N.), LIU (Y.) and DAY (J.G.): Taxonomic revision of water-bloom-forming species of oscillatorioid cyanobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1577-1595.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 Under the Rules of the Bacteriological Code (1990 Revision), Planktothricoides raciborskii Suda et al. 2002 is a new species not a new combination as cited in the paper by Suda et al. 2002.
2 Under the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature, Planktothricoides raciborskii Suda et al. 2002 is known as Planktothrix raciborskii (Woloszynska) Anagnostidis and Komárek 1988 or Oscillatoria raciborskii Woloszynska 1912.

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