Genus Bradyrhizobium

Name: Bradyrhizobium Jordan 1982

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. bradys, slow; N.L. neut. n. Rhizobium, a bacterial generic name; N.L. neut. n. Bradyrhizobium, the slow (growing) Rhizobium

Gender: neuter (stem: Bradyrhizobi-)

Type species: Bradyrhizobium japonicum (Kirchner 1896) Jordan 1982

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Jordan DC. Transfer of Rhizobium japonicum Buchanan 1980 to Bradyrhizobium gen. nov., a genus of slow-growing, root nodule bacteria from leguminous plants. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1982; 32:136-139.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 70
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 71
Total number of child taxa: 90

Parent taxon: Nitrobacteraceae corrig. Buchanan 1917 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.

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