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Genus Pontibacterium

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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

 

Pontibacterium Hyeon et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pontibacterium granulatum Hyeon et al. 2017.
Etymology: L. n. pontus, the sea; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Pontibacterium, a rod-shaped bacterium isolated from a marine environment.
Valid publication: HYEON, J. W., KIM, K. H., CHUN, B. H. and JEON, C. O. 2017. Pontibacterium granulatum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3784-3790.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pontibacterium granulatum Hyeon et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) A-1=KACC 18119=JCM 30136.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KY658457.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. granulatum, granulated, containing granules inside cells.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: HYEON, J. W., KIM, K. H., CHUN, B. H. and JEON, C. O. 2017. Pontibacterium granulatum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3784-3790.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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