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Genus Vicingus

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Vicingus Wiese et al. 2018, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Vicingus serpentipes Wiese et al. 2018.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Vicingus, the Viking, seafaring people from northern European countries.
Valid publication: WIESE, J., SAHA, M., WENZEL-STORJOHANN, A., WEINBERGER, F., SCHMALJOHANN, R. and IMHOFF, J. F. 2018. Vicingus serpentipes gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the Flavobacteriales from the North Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 333-340.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vicingus serpentipes Wiese et al. 2018, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ANORD5=NCIMB 15042=DSM 103558=MTCC 12686.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KX499499.
Etymology: L. n. serpens, serpentis, snake; L. n. pes, pedis, foot; N.L. masc. n. serpentipes, in recognition of its gliding motility.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: WIESE, J., SAHA, M., WENZEL-STORJOHANN, A., WEINBERGER, F., SCHMALJOHANN, R. and IMHOFF, J. F. 2018. Vicingus serpentipes gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the Flavobacteriales from the North Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 333-340.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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