Genus Tersicoccus

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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").

 

Tersicoccus Vaishampayan et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tersicoccus phoenicis Vaishampayan et al. 2013.
Etymology: L. part. adj. tersus (from L. v. tergeo), clean; N.L. masc. n.coccus (from Gr. n. kokkos a grain or berry), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Tersicoccus, clean coccus, intended to mean isolated from clean rooms.
Reference: VAISHAMPAYAN, P., MOISSL-EICHINGER, C., PUKALL, R., SCHUMANN, P., SPRÖER, C., AUGUSTUS, A., ROBERTS, A. H., NAMBA, G., CISNEROS, J., SALMASSI, T. and VENKATESWARAN, K. . Description of Tersicoccus phoenicis gen. nov., sp. nov. isolated from spacecraft assembly clean room environments. .
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tersicoccus phoenicis Vaishampayan et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1P05MA (=NRRL B-59547=DSM 30849.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: EU977596.
Etymology: L. gen. n. phoenicis of phoenix, isolated from the surface of the Mars Phoenix spacecraft assembly facility.
Source: Environmental.
Reference: VAISHAMPAYAN, P., MOISSL-EICHINGER, C., PUKALL, R., SCHUMANN, P., SPRÖER, C., AUGUSTUS, A., ROBERTS, A. H., NAMBA, G., CISNEROS, J., SALMASSI, T. and VENKATESWARAN, K. . Description of Tersicoccus phoenicis gen. nov., sp. nov. isolated from spacecraft assembly clean room environments.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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