Genus Actinomadura

Name: Actinomadura Lechevalier and Lechevalier 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. n. aktis (gen. aktînos), a ray; N.L. fem. n. madura, Madura, name of a province in India; N.L. fem. n. Actinomadura, referring to a micro-organism first described as the causative agent of "Madura foot" disease

Gender: feminine (stem: Actinomadur-)

Type species: Actinomadura madurae (Vincent 1894) Lechevalier and Lechevalier 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Lechevalier HA, Lechevalier MP. A critical evaluation of the genera of aerobic actinomycetes. In: Prauser H (eds), The Actinomycetales, VEB Gustav Fischer Verlag, Jena, 1970, p. 393-405.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 78
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 108
Total number of child taxa: 124

Parent taxon: Thermomonosporaceae Rainey et al. 1997

Assigned by: Zhang Z, Kudo T, Nakajima Y, Wang Y. Clarification of the relationship between the members of the family Thermomonosporaceae on the basis of 16S rDNA, 16S-23S rRNA internal transcribed spacer and 23S rDNA sequences and chemotaxonomic analyses. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:373-383.

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