Genus Citreicella

Name: Citreicella Sorokin et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. neut. adj. citreum, the citron, lemon; L. fem. n. cella, a storeroom, chamber and, in biology, a cell; N.L. fem. n. Citreicella, lemmon-shaped cell

Gender: feminine (stem: Citreicell-)

Type species: Citreicella thiooxidans Sorokin et al. 2006

Effective publication: Sorokin DY, Tourova TP, Muyzer G. Citreicella thiooxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel lithoheterotrophic sulfur-oxidizing bacterium from the Black Sea. Syst Appl Microbiol 2005; 28:679-687.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 107. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:1-6.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Salipiger Martínez-Cánovas et al. 2004


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Rhodobacteraceae Garrity et al. 2006

Assigned by: Wirth JS, Whitman WB. Phylogenomic analyses of a clade within the roseobacter group suggest taxonomic reassignments of species of the genera Aestuariivita, Citreicella, Loktanella, Nautella, Pelagibaca, Ruegeria, Thalassobius, Thiobacimonas and Tropicibacter, and the proposal of six novel genera. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2393-2411.

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Record number: 515374
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