Name: Chainia Thirumalachar 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Chain’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Chainia, named after Ernst Boris Mikaelovich Chain, a German/British microbiologist

Gender: feminine (stem: Chaini-)

Type species: Chainia antibiotica Thirumalachar 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Thirumalachar MJ. Chainia, a new genus of the Actinomycetales. Nature 1955; 176:934-935.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Streptomyces Waksman and Henrici 1943 (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: 13
Total number of child taxa: 13

Parent taxon: Streptomycetaceae Waksman and Henrici 1943 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn TG. Taxonomic Outline of the Procaryotes. Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition, Release 4.0. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2003.

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Record number: 515351
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