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Genus Sharpea

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").

 

Sharpea Morita et al. 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sharpea azabuensis Morita et al. 2008.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Sharpea, named in honour of Michaela E. Sharpe, for her considerable efforts in the development of evolutionary microbiology.
Valid publication: MORITA (H.), SHIRATORI (C.), MURAKAMI (M.), TAKAMI (H.), TOH (H.), KATO (Y.), NAKAJIMA (F.), TAKAGI (M.), AKITA (H.), MASAOKA (T.) and HATTORI (M.): Sharpea azabuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-positive, strictly anaerobic bacterium isolated from the faeces of thoroughbred horses. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2682-2686.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sharpea azabuensis Morita et al. 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ST18 = DSM 18934 = JCM 14210.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB210824.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. azabuensis, arbitrary name referring to the fact that the study in which the species was described was supported by the Azabu 'Academic Frontier' Project for Private Universities: Matching Fund Subsidy.
Valid publication: MORITA (H.), SHIRATORI (C.), MURAKAMI (M.), TAKAMI (H.), TOH (H.), KATO (Y.), NAKAJIMA (F.), TAKAGI (M.), AKITA (H.), MASAOKA (T.) and HATTORI (M.): Sharpea azabuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-positive, strictly anaerobic bacterium isolated from the faeces of thoroughbred horses. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2682-2686.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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