Name: Cyclobacterium Raj and Maloy 1990

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. n. kyklos, a circle; N.L. neut. n. bacterium, a rod; N.L. neut. n. Cyclobacterium, a circle-shaped bacterium

Gender: neuter (stem: Cyclobacteri-)

Type species: Cyclobacterium marinum corrig. (Raj 1976) Raj and Maloy 1990

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Raj HD, Maloy SR. Proposal of Cyclobacterium marinus gen. nov., comb. nov., for a marine bacterium previously assigned to the genus Flectobacillus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1990; 40:337-347.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 10
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 11
Total number of child taxa: 13

Parent taxon: Cyclobacteriaceae Nedashkovskaya and Ludwig 2012

Assigned by: Nedashkovskaya OI, Ludwig W. Family II. Cyclobacteriaceae fam. nov. In: Krieg NR, Staley JT, Brown DR, Hedlund BP, Paster BJ, Ward NL, Ludwig W, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 4, Springer, New York, 2010, p. 423.

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Record number: 515453
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