Name: Brooklawnia Rainey et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Brook.lawn’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Brooklawnia, named after Brooklawn, the contaminated site from which members of the genus were first isolated

Gender: feminine

Type species: Brooklawnia cerclae Rainey et al. 2006

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Bae HS, Moe WM, Yan J, Tiago I, da Costa MS, Rainey FA. Brooklawnia cerclae gen. nov., sp. nov., a propionate-forming bacterium isolated from chlorosolvent-contaminated groundwater. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:1977-1983.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 56, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2509-2510.

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: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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