Name: Cryobacterium Suzuki et al. 1997

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Cry.o.bac.te’ri.um Gr. n. kryos, cold; Gr. neut. n. bakterion, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Cryobacterium, a cold (preferring) rod

Type species: Cryobacterium psychrophilum (ex Inoue and Komagata 1976) Suzuki et al. 1997

Valid publication: Suzuki K, Sasaki J, Uramoto M, Nakase T, Komagata K. Cryobacterium psychrophilum gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev., comb. nov., an obligately psychrophilic actinomycete to accommodate "Curtobacterium psychrophilum" Inoue and Komagata 1976. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:474-478.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 12
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 12
Total number of child taxa: 13

Parent taxon: Microbacteriaceae Park et al. 1995

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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