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Genus Rhodocytophaga

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").

 

Rhodocytophaga Anandham et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Rhodocytophaga aerolata Anandham et al. 2010.
Etymology: Gr. n. rhodon, a rose; N.L. fem. n. Cytophaga, a bacterial genus; N.L. fem. n. Rhodocytophaga, rose-red Cytophaga, referring to the reddish pink colour of colonies and to the phylogenetic relationship with the genus Cytophaga.
Valid publication: ANANDHAM (R.), WEON (H.Y.), KIM (S.J.), KIM (Y.S.) and KWON (S.W.): Rhodocytophaga aerolata gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Cytophagaceae isolated from air. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1554-1558.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Rhodocytophaga aerolata Anandham et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 5416T-29 = DSM 22190 = KACC 12507.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU004198.
Etymology: Gr. n. aer, air; L. fem. part. adj. lata, carried; N.L. fem. part. adj. aerolata, airborne.
Valid publication: ANANDHAM (R.), WEON (H.Y.), KIM (S.J.), KIM (Y.S.) and KWON (S.W.): Rhodocytophaga aerolata gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Cytophagaceae isolated from air. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1554-1558.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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