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Genus Proteocatella

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").

 

Proteocatella Pikuta et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Proteocatella sphenisci Pikuta et al. 2009.
Etymology: N.L. n. proteinum, protein; N.L. pref. proteo-, prefix referring to protein used in compound words; L. fem. n. catella, small chain; N.L. fem. n. Proteocatella, a small chain using proteins.
Valid publication: PIKUTA (E.V.), HOOVER (R.B.), MARSIC (D.), WHITMAN (W.B.), LUPA (B.), TANG (J.) and KRADER (P.): Proteocatella sphenisci gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrotolerant, spore-forming anaerobe isolated from penguin guano. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2302-2307.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Proteocatella sphenisci Pikuta et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PPP2 = ATCC BAA-755 = CIP 108034 = JCM 12175.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF450134.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. sphenisci, of Spheniscus, zoological name of a genus of penguin, referring to the isolation of the type strain from guano of Spheniscus magellanicus, the Magellanic penguin.
Valid publication: PIKUTA (E.V.), HOOVER (R.B.), MARSIC (D.), WHITMAN (W.B.), LUPA (B.), TANG (J.) and KRADER (P.): Proteocatella sphenisci gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrotolerant, spore-forming anaerobe isolated from penguin guano. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2302-2307.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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