Etymology: Pro.pi.o.ni.ci.cel’la N.L. neut. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. fem. n. cella, a store-room, chamber and in biology a cell; N.L. fem. n. Propionicicella, a propionic acid producing cells
Type species: Propionicicella superfundia Bae et al. 2006
Effective publication: Bae HS, Moe WM, Yan J, Tiago I, da Costa MS, Rainey FA. Propionicicella superfundia gen. nov., sp. nov., a chlorosolvent-tolerant propionate-forming, facultative anaerobic bacterium isolated from contaminated groundwater. Syst Appl Microbiol 2006; 29:404-413.
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
|Name||Nomenclatural status||Taxonomic status|
|Propionicicella superfundia Bae et al. 2006||validly published||correct name|
Parent taxon: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)
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.