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Genus Sebaldella

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).


 

Sebaldella Collins and Shah 1986, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sebaldella termitidis (Sebald 1962) Collins and Shah 1986.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Sebaldella, named after the French microbiologist Madeleine Sebald, who first described the organism.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.) and SHAH (H.N.): Reclassification of Bacteroides termitidis Sebald (Holdeman and Moore) in a new genus Sebaldella, as Sebaldella termitidis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1986, 36, 349-350.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sebaldella termitidis (Sebald 1962) Collins and Shah 1986, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 33386= NCTC 11300.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001739 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Bacteroides termitidis (Sebald 1962) Holdeman and Moore 1970 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonym: "Sphaerophorus siccus var. termitidis" Sebald 1962.
Etymology: L. n. termes -itis, wood-eating worm; N.L. fem. adj. termitidis, pertaining to the termite.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.) and SHAH (H.N.): Reclassification of Bacteroides termitidis Sebald (Holdeman and Moore) in a new genus Sebaldella, as Sebaldella termitidis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1986, 36, 349-350.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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