Name: Abyssicoccus Jiang et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: A.bys.si.coc’cus L. fem. n. abyssus, depth, deep sea; M.L. masc. n. coccus; from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, a berry, coccus; N.L. masc. n. Abyssicoccus, a coccus from the deep sea

Type species: Abyssicoccus albus Jiang et al. 2016

Effective publication: Jiang Z, Yuan C-G, Xiao M, Tian X-P, Khan I-U, Kim C-J, Zhi X-Y, Li W-J. Abyssicoccus albus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the family Staphylococcaceae isolated from marine sediment of the indian ocean. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2016; 109:1153-1160.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 172. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:4299-4305.

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: Staphylococcaceae Schleifer and Bell 2010

Assigned by: Jiang Z, Yuan C-G, Xiao M, Tian X-P, Khan I-U, Kim C-J, Zhi X-Y, Li W-J. Abyssicoccus albus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the family Staphylococcaceae isolated from marine sediment of the indian ocean. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2016; 109:1153-1160.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/abyssicoccusLink copied to clipboard