Name: Aquabacter Irgens et al. 1993

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: A.qua.bac.ter. L. fem. n. aqua, water; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Aquabacter, aquatic rod [probably better: Aquibacter]

Gender: masculine (stem: Aquabacter-)

Type species: Aquabacter spiritensis Irgens et al. 1993

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Irgens RL, Kersters K, Segers P, Gillis M, Staley JT. Aquabacter spiritensis, gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, gas-vacuolate aquatic bacterium. Arch. Microbiol. 1991; 155:137-142.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 47. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:864-865.

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: Xanthobacteraceae Lee et al. 2005

Assigned by: Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.

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