Name: Marinospirillum Satomi et al. 1998

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, of the sea, marine; Gr. fem. n. speîra, a spiral; N.L. neut. dim. n. spirillum, a small spiral; N.L. neut. dim. n. Marinospirillum, a small spiral from the sea

Gender: neuter (stem: Marinospirill-)

Type species: Marinospirillum minutulum (Watanabe 1959) Satomi et al. 1998

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Satomi M, Kimura B, Hayashi M, Shouzen Y, Okuzumi M, Fujii T. Marinospirillum gen. nov., with descriptions of Marinospirillum megaterium sp. nov., isolated from kusaya gravy, and transfer of Oceanospirillum minutulum to Marinospirillum minutulum comb. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1998; 48:1341-1348.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 48, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:5-6.

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: Oceanospirillaceae Garrity et al. 2005

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Family I. Oceanospirillaceae fam. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part B (The Gammaproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 271.

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