Name: Agitococcus Franzmann and Skerman 1981

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. v. agito, to shake; N.L. masc. n. coccus, coccus; from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, a berry; N.L. masc. n. Agitococcus, shaking coccus

Gender: masculine (stem: Agitococc-)

Type species: Agitococcus lubricus Franzmann and Skerman 1981

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Franzmann PD, Skerman VBD. Agitococcus lubricus gen. nov., sp. nov., a lipolytic, twitching coccus from freshwater. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1981; 31:177-183.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 2


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: Moraxellaceae Rossau et al. 1991

Assigned by: Kim MK, Kim TW, Kim TS, Joung Y, Han JH, Kim SB. Fluviicoccus keumensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from freshwater. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:201-205.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard

Record number: 515057
This LPSN page was printed on 2024-05-22 16:56:16