Name: Anaerospora Woo et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: An’ae’ro’spo’ra. Gr. pref. an-, not (here: inseparable prefix); Gr. masc. n. aêr, air; Gr. fem. n. spora, seed, spore; N.L. fem. n. Anaerospora, an anaerobic spore-bearing (bacterium)

Gender: feminine (stem: Anaerospor-)

Type species: Anaerospora hongkongensis Woo et al. 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Lau SK, Woo GK, Wong AC, Wong MK, Yuen KY. Anaerospora hongkongensis gen. nov. sp. nov., a novel genus and species with ribosomal DNA operon heterogeneity isolated from an intravenous drug abuser with pseudobacteremia. Microbiol Immunol 2005; 49:31-39.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 168. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1603-1606.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


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: Sporomusaceae Campbell et al. 2015

Assigned by: Amano N, Yamamuro A, Miyahara M, Kouzuma A, Abe T, Watanabe K. Methylomusa anaerophila gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic methanol-utilizing bacterium isolated from a microbial fuel cell. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1118-1122.

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Record number: 515128
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