Genus Minicystis

Name: Minicystis Garcia et al. 2014

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’tis L. comp. minor -us, less, smaller, inferior; Gr. fem. n. cystis; from Gr. fem. n. kystis, the bladder, a bag; N.L. fem. n. Minicystis, small bladder, intended to mean that the sporangiole size is smaller than those of Nannocystis

Type species: Minicystis rosea Garcia et al. 2014

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Garcia R, Gemperlein K, Muller R. Minicystis rosea gen. nov., sp. nov., a polyunsaturated fatty acid-rich and steroid-producing soil myxobacterium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3733-3742.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 64, part 11 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:323-324.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: [Myxococcales, not assigned to family]

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