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Genus Propioniferax

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Propioniferax Yokota et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Propioniferax innocua (Pitcher and Collins 1992) Yokota et al. 1994.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. adj. ferax fertile; N.L. fem. n. propioniferax, propionic acid-producing.
Valid publication: YOKOTA (A.), TAMURA (T.), TAKEUCHI (M.), WEISS (N.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Propionibacterium innocuum Pitcher and Collins 1991 to Propioniferax gen. nov. as Propioniferax innocua comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 579-582.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Propioniferax innocua (Pitcher and Collins 1992) Yokota et al. 1994, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) L60 = ATCC 49929= CCUG 33480 = DSM 8251 = JCM 13395 = LMG 16732 = NCTC 11082.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF227165.
Basonym: ¤ Propionibacterium innocuum Pitcher and Collins 1992.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. innocua, harmless.
Valid publication: YOKOTA (A.), TAMURA (T.), TAKEUCHI (M.), WEISS (N.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Propionibacterium innocuum Pitcher and Collins 1991 to Propioniferax gen. nov. as Propioniferax innocua comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 579-582.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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