Name: Knoellia Groth et al. 2002

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Knoell’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Knoellia, after Hans Knöll (1913-1978), a German pioneer in antibiotic research

Gender: feminine (stem: Knoelli-)

Type species: Knoellia sinensis Groth et al. 2002

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Groth I, Schumann P, Schutze B, Augsten K, Stackebrandt E. Knoellia sinensis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Knoellia subterranea sp. nov., two novel actinobacteria isolated from a cave. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:77-84.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 52, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:293-295.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 6
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 6
Total number of child taxa: 6

Parent taxon: Intrasporangiaceae Rainey et al. 1997

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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