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Genus Pleomorphochaeta

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Pleomorphochaeta Arroua et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pleomorphochaeta multiformis Arroua et al. 2017.
Etymology: Gr. adv. pleon, more; Gr. n. morphe, shape, form; Gr. fem. n. chaitê (L. transliteration chaeta), long flowing hair; Pleomorphochaeta cells with multiple morphologies with a derivation from spirochaetal ancestry.
Valid publication: ARROUA, B., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, A., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, M., MAGOT, M., URIOS, L. and GRIMAUD, R. 2017. Pleomorphochaeta caudata gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic bacterium isolated from an offshore oil well, reclassification of Sphaerochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T as Pleomorphochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T comb. nov. as the type strain of this novel genus and emended description of the genus Sphaerochaeta. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 417-424.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleomorphochaeta caudata Arroua et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SEBR 4223=DSM 103077=JCM 31 475.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KU714929.
Etymology: N. L. fem. adj. caudata, having a tail.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ARROUA, B., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, A., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, M., MAGOT, M., URIOS, L. and GRIMAUD, R. 2017. Pleomorphochaeta caudata gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic bacterium isolated from an offshore oil well, reclassification of Sphaerochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T as Pleomorphochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T comb. nov. as the type strain of this novel genus and emended description of the genus Sphaerochaeta. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 417-424.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleomorphochaeta multiformis Arroua et al. 2017, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MO-SPC2=JCM 17 281=DSM 23 952.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB598280.
Basonym: ¤ Sphaerochaeta multiformis Miyazaki et al. 2014.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. multiformis, many-shaped, multiform.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ARROUA, B., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, A., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, M., MAGOT, M., URIOS, L. and GRIMAUD, R. 2017. Pleomorphochaeta caudata gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic bacterium isolated from an offshore oil well, reclassification of Sphaerochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T as Pleomorphochaeta multiformis MO-SPC2T comb. nov. as the type strain of this novel genus and emended description of the genus Sphaerochaeta. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 417-424.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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