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Genus Pseudoramibacter

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).


 

Pseudoramibacter Willems and Collins 1996, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pseudoramibacter alactolyticus (Prévot and Taffanel 1942) Willems and Collins 1996.
Etymology: Gr. adj.  pseudês, false; L. masc. n. ramus, a branch; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod, staff; N.L. masc. n. Pseudoramibacter, false branching rod.
Valid publication: WILLEMS (A.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Phylogenetic relationships of the genera Acetobacterium and Eubacterium sensu stricto and reclassification of Eubacterium alactolyticum as Pseudoramibacter alactolyticus gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 1083-1087.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pseudoramibacter alactolyticus (Prévot and Taffanel 1942) Willems and Collins 1996, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 23263= CIP 106365 = DSM 3980 = JCM 6480.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB036759.
Basonym: ¤ Eubacterium alactolyticum (Prévot and Taffanel 1942) Holdeman and Moore 1970 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonyms: "Ramibacterium alactolyticum" Prévot and Taffanel 1942, "Ramibacterium dentium" Vinzent and Reynes 1947, "Ramibacterium pleuriticum" Prévot et al. 1947.
Etymology: Gr. prep. a, not; L. n. lac lactis, milk; N.L. masc. adj. lyticus (from Gr. masc. adj. lutikos), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. masc. adj. alactolyticus, not milk digesting.
Valid publication: WILLEMS (A.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Phylogenetic relationships of the genera Acetobacterium and Eubacterium sensu stricto and reclassification of Eubacterium alactolyticum as Pseudoramibacter alactolyticus gen. nov., comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 1083-1087.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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