Genus Vibrio

Name: Vibrio Pacini 1854 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. v. vibro, to set in tremulous motion, move to and fro, vibrate; N.L. masc. n. Vibrio, that which vibrates, the vibrating, darting organism

Gender: masculine (stem: Vibrion-)

Type species: Vibrio cholerae Pacini 1854 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Pacini F. Osservazione microscopiche e deduzioni patologiche sul cholera asiatico. Gazette Medicale de Italiana Toscano Firenze 1854; 6:405-412.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP, conserved name

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 152
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 173
Total number of child taxa: 212

Parent taxon: Vibrionaceae Véron 1965 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Véron M. Microbiologie – La position taxonomique des Vibrio et de certaines bacteries comparables. Comptes Rendus de I’Academie des Sciences Paris 1965; 261:5243-5246.

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Record number: 517157
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