Name: Angiococcus (ex Jahn 1924) Hook et al. 1980

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov., nom. rev.

Etymology: Gr. neut. n. angeîon, vessel (Latin transliteration angium); N.L. masc. n. coccus, coccus; from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed; N.L. masc. n. Angiococcus, vessel coccus

Gender: masculine (stem: Angiococc-)

Type species: Angiococcus disciformis (Thaxter 1904) Hook et al. 1980

Valid publication: Hook LA, Larkin JM, Brockman ER. Isolation, characterization, and emendation of description of Angiococcus disciformis (Thaxter 1904) Jahn 1924 and proposal of a neotype strain. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1980; 30:135-142.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Archangium Jahn 1924 (Approved Lists 1980)


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Archangiaceae Jahn 1924 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Lang E, Schumann P, Tindall BJ, Mohr KI, Sproer C. Reclassification of Angiococcus disciformis, Cystobacter minus and Cystobacter violaceus as Archangium disciforme comb. nov., Archangium minus comb. nov. and Archangium violaceum comb. nov., unification of the families Archangiaceae and Cystobacteraceae, and emended descriptions of the families Myxococcaceae and Archangiaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:4032-4042.

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Record number: 515137
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