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Genus Succinispira

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).


 

Succinispira Janssen and O'Farrell 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Succinispira mobilis Janssen and O'Farrell 1999.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum succinicum, succinic acid; L. fem. spira, a coil; N.L. fem. n. Succinispira, succinate (utilizing) spiral (shaped bacterium).
Valid publication: JANSSEN (P.H.) and O'FARRELL (K.A.): Succinispira mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a succinate-decarboxylating anaerobic bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol, 1999, 49, 1009-1013.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Succinispira mobilis Janssen and O'Farrell 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 19gly1 = ATCC 700845= DSM 6222.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ006980.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. mobilis, movable, motile.
Valid publication: JANSSEN (P.H.) and O'FARRELL (K.A.): Succinispira mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a succinate-decarboxylating anaerobic bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol, 1999, 49, 1009-1013.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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