Name: Gemmata Franzmann and Skerman 1985

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. inf. v. gemmare, to put forth buds, to bud; N.L. fem. n. Gemmata, budded (bacteria), referring to the cell division mode of the bacterium; from L. fem. perf. part. gemmata, put forth buds, budded

Gender: feminine

Type species: Gemmata obscuriglobus Franzmann and Skerman 1985

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Franzmann PD, Skerman VBD. Gemmata obscuriglobus, a new genus and species of the budding bacteria. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek J. Microbiol. Serol. 1984; 50:261-268.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 18. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:375-376.

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: 2

Parent taxon: Gemmataceae Kulichevskaya et al. 2017

Assigned by: Kulichevskaya IS, Ivanova AA, Baulina OI, Rijpstra WI, Sinninghe Damste JS, Dedysh SN. Fimbriiglobus ruber gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gemmata-like planctomycete from Sphagnum peat bog and the proposal of Gemmataceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:218-224.

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