Name: Kaistia Im et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’a L. fem. suff. -ia; N.L. fem. n. Kaistia, arbitrary name formed from the acronym of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, KAIST, where taxonomic studies of this taxon were performed

Type species: Kaistia adipata Im et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Im WT, Yokota A, Kim MK, Lee ST. Kaistia adipata gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel alpha-proteobacterium. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2004; 50:249-254.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 103. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:983-985.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 9
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 9
Total number of child taxa: 9

Parent taxon: Rhizobiaceae Conn 1938 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Lee Y, Jeon CO. Kaistia algarum sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater green alga Paulinella chromatophora. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3028-3033.

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