Name: Actinopolymorpha Wang et al. 2001

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. n. [ἀκτίς ἀκτῖνος] aktis (gen. aktînos), a ray; Gr. masc. adj. [πολύμορφος] polymorphos, multiform, manifold; N.L. fem. n. Actinopolymorpha, actinomycete of many shapes

Gender: feminine

Type species: Actinopolymorpha singaporensis Wang et al. 2001

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Wang YM, Zhang ZS, Xu XL, Ruan JS, Wang Y. Actinopolymorpha singaporensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinomycete from the tropical rainforest of Singapore. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:467-473.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:795-796.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 5
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 5

Parent taxon: Actinopolymorphaceae Nouioui et al. 2018

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, García-López L, Meier-Kolthoff JP, et al. Genome-based taxonomic classication of the phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2007; 2018:9.

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