Name: Micropolyspora Lechevalier et al. 1961 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. mikros, small; Gr. adv. poly, many; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Micropolyspora, the small many spored (organism)

Gender: feminine (stem: Micropolyspor-)

Type species: Micropolyspora brevicatena Lechevalier et al. 1961 (Approved Lists 1980)

Effective publication: Lechevalier HA, Solotorovsky M, McDurmont CI. A new genus of the Actinomycetales: Micropolyspora gen. nov. J Gen Microbiol 1961; 26:11-18.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Nocardia Trevisan 1889 (Approved Lists 1980)


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 9

Parent taxon: Nocardiaceae Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Yilmaz P, Parfrey LW, Yarza P, Gerken J, Pruesse E, Quast C, Schweer T, Peplies J, Ludwig W, Glöckner FO. The SILVA and “all-species living tree project (LTP)” taxonomic frameworks. Nucleic Acids Research 2014; 42(D1):D643-D648.

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Record number: 516094
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