Name: Microvirga Kanso and Patel 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Mi.cro.vir’ga. Gr. masc. adj. mikros, small (may keep -o); L. fem. n. virga, rod; N.L. fem. n. Microvirga, a small rod

Gender: feminine (stem: Microvirg-)

Type species: Microvirga subterranea Kanso and Patel 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kanso S, Patel BK. Microvirga subterranea gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderate thermophile from a deep subsurface Australian thermal aquifer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:401-406.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 53, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:939-940.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 25
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 25
Total number of child taxa: 37

Parent taxon: Methylobacteriaceae Garrity et al. 2006

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Family IX. Methylobacteriaceae fam. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 567.

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Record number: 516103
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