Name: Pontibacterium Hyeon et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Pon.ti.bac.te’ri.um L. n. pontus, the sea; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Pontibacterium, a rod-shaped bacterium isolated from a marine environment

Type species: Pontibacterium granulatum Hyeon et al. 2017

Valid publication: Hyeon JW, Kim KH, Chun BH, Jeon CO. Pontibacterium granulatum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:3784-3790.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 67, part 10 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3-6.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Oceanospirillaceae Garrity et al. 2005

Assigned by: Hyeon JW, Kim KH, Chun BH, Jeon CO. Pontibacterium granulatum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:3784-3790.

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