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Genus Pleionea

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").

 

Pleionea Fagervold et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pleionea mediterranea Fagervold et al. 2013.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Pleionea, named after Pleione, a Nereid in Greek mythology, referring to the marine origin.
References: FAGERVOLD, S. K., URIOS, L., INTERTAGLIA, L., BATAILLER, N., LEBARON, P. and SUZUKI, M. T. 2013. Pleionea mediterranea gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from coastal seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2700-2705..
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleionea mediterranea Fagervold et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MOLA115=CIP 110343=DSM 25350.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AM990889.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. mediterranea, pertaining to the Mediterranean Sea.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: FAGERVOLD, S. K., URIOS, L., INTERTAGLIA, L., BATAILLER, N., LEBARON, P. and SUZUKI, M. T. 2013. Pleionea mediterranea gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from coastal seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2700-2705.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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