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Genus Woeseia

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").

 

Woeseia Du et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Woeseia oceani Du et al. 2016.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Woeseia, named after Carl R. Woese, an American microbiologist and biophysicist, in honour of his great contributions to taxonomy and microbiology.
Valid publication: DU, Z. J., WANG, Z. J., ZHAO, J. X. and CHEN, G. J. 2016. Woeseia oceani gen. nov., sp. nov., a chemoheterotrophic member of the order Chromatiales, and proposal of Woeseiaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 107-112.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Woeseia oceani Du et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) XK5=ATCC BAA-2615=CICC 10905.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KM034745.
Etymology: L. gen. n. oceani, of the ocean.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: DU, Z. J., WANG, Z. J., ZHAO, J. X. and CHEN, G. J. 2016. Woeseia oceani gen. nov., sp. nov., a chemoheterotrophic member of the order Chromatiales, and proposal of Woeseiaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 107-112.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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