Name: Modestobacter Mevs et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ter L. masc. adj. modestus, modest, humble; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; from Gr. neut. n. baktron, a rod or staff; N.L. masc. n. Modestobacter, a rod with modest growth requirements

Gender: masculine

Type species: Modestobacter multiseptatus Mevs et al. 2000

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Mevs U, Stackebrandt E, Schumann P, Gallikowski CA, Hirsch P. Modestobacter multiseptatus gen. nov., sp. nov., a budding actinomycete from soils of the Asgard Range (Transantarctic Mountains). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:337-346.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 10
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 10
Total number of child taxa: 11

Parent taxon: Geodermatophilaceae Normand 2006

Assigned by: Normand P. Geodermatophilaceae fam. nov., a formal description. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2277-2278.

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