Name: Micropruina Shintani et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. mikros, small, little (may keep -o); L. fem. n. pruina, hoar-frost, rime; N.L. fem. n. Micropruina, fine hoar-frost

Gender: feminine (stem: Micropruin-)

Type species: Micropruina glycogenica Shintani et al. 2000

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Shintani T, Liu WT, Hanada S, Kamagata Y, Miyaoka S, Suzuki T, Nakamura K. Micropruina glycogenica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Gram-positive glycogen-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:201-207.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:425-426.

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: 1

Parent taxon: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

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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