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Genus Shuttleworthia

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).


 

Shuttleworthia Downes et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Shuttleworthia satelles Downes et al. 2002.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Shuttleworthia, named to honor Cyril Shuttleworth, the distinguished British microbiologist.
Valid publication: DOWNES (J.), MUNSON (M.A.), RADFORD (D.R.), SPRATT (D.A.) and WADE (W.G.): Shuttleworthia satelles gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the human oral cavity. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1469-1475.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Shuttleworthia satelles Downes et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCUG 45864 = DSM 14600 = VPI D143K-13.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF399956.
Etymology: L. n. satelles, a satellite or attendant upon a distinguished person, referring to the satelliting appearance of older cultures.
Valid publication: DOWNES (J.), MUNSON (M.A.), RADFORD (D.R.), SPRATT (D.A.) and WADE (W.G.): Shuttleworthia satelles gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the human oral cavity. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1469-1475.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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