Name: Microlunatus Nakamura et al. 1995

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. adj. mikros, small; L. masc. adj. lunatus, half-moon-shaped, crescent-shaped; N.L. masc. n. Microlunatus, small moon-like microorganism

Type species: Microlunatus phosphovorus Nakamura et al. 1995

Valid publication: Nakamura K, Hiraishi A, Yoshimi Y, Kawaharasaki M, Masuda K, Kamagata Y. Microlunatus phosphovorus gen. nov., sp. nov., a new gram-positive polyphosphate-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:17-22.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 17
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 17
Total number of child taxa: 20

Parent taxon: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Stackebrandt E, Rainey FA, Ward-Rainey NL. Proposal for a new hierarchic classification system, Actinobacteria classis nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1997; 47:479-491.

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