Name: Conglomeromonas Skerman et al. 1983

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. v. conglomero, to roll together, conglomerate; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Conglomeromonas, monad forming in a [rounded] mass

Type species: Conglomeromonas largomobilis Skerman et al. 1983

Valid publication: Skerman VBD, Sly LI, Williamson ML. Conglomeromonas largomobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sodium-sensitive, mixed-flagellated organism from fresh waters. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1983; 33:300-308.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Azospirillum Tarrand et al. 1979 (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: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Rhodospirillaceae Pfennig and TrĂ¼per 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Lavrinenko K, Chernousova E, Gridneva E, Dubinina G, Akimov V, Kuever J, Lysenko A, Grabovich M. Azospirillum thiophilum sp. nov., a diazotrophic bacterium isolated from a sulfide spring. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2832-2837.

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