Genus Antarctobacter

Name: Antarctobacter Labrenz et al. 1998

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ter. N.L. fem. n. Antarctica, M.L. name of the South Pole continent; from Gr. prep. anti, against (on the other side); Gr. masc. adj. arktikos, northern; Gr. neut. n. baktron, a rod or staff; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Antarctobacter, a rod-shaped bacterium from Antarctica

Gender: masculine (stem: Antarctobacter-)

Type species: Antarctobacter heliothermus Labrenz et al. 1998

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Labrenz M, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Braker G, Hirsch P. Antarctobacter heliothermus gen. nov., sp. nov., a budding bacterium from hypersaline and heliothermal Ekho Lake. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1998; 48:1363-1372.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 48, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:5-6.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Roseobacteraceae Liang et al. 2021

Assigned by: Liang KYH, Orata FD, Boucher YF, Case RJ. Roseobacters in a Sea of Poly- and Paraphyly: Whole Genome-Based Taxonomy of the Family Rhodobacteraceae and the Proposal for the Split of the "Roseobacter Clade" Into a Novel Family, Roseobacteraceae fam. nov. Front Microbiol 2021; 12:683109.

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