Genus "Myxomicrobium"

Name: "Myxomicrobium" Castellani 1964

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Myxomicrobium, Indicates its production of slime.

Gender: neuter (stem: Myxomicrobi-)

Original publication: Castellani A. A pleomorphic slime organism associated with ulcerative dermatosis of the leg. Lancet 1964; 284:72-73.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: [Myxococcales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 8095
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