Name: Dichotomicrobium Hirsch and Hoffmann 1989

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc./fem. adj. dichotomos, cutting in two, divided equally; N.L. neut. n. microbium, microbe; N.L. neut. n. Dichotomicrobium, a forked microbe

Gender: neuter (stem: Dichotomicrobi-)

Type species: Dichotomicrobium thermohalophilum Hirsch and Hoffmann 1989

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Hirsch P, Hoffmann B. Dichotomicrobium thermohalophilum, gen. nov., spec. nov., budding prosthecate bacteria from the solar lake (Sinai) and some related strains. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1989; 11:291-301.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 31. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1989; 39:495-497.

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: Hyphomicrobiaceae Babudieri 1950 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Class I. Alphaproteobacteria class. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 1.

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