Genus Neptunicoccus

Name: Neptunicoccus Zhang et al. 2018

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc. n. Neptunus, god of the sea; N.L. masc. n. coccus, coccus; from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed; N.L. masc. n. Neptunicoccus, a coccus from the sea

Gender: masculine (stem: Neptunicocc-)

Type species: Neptunicoccus sediminis Zhang et al. 2018

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Zhang YJ, Liu XF, Kuang BZ, Zhang XY, Zhou MY, Chen S. Neptunicoccus sediminis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Rhodobacteraceae isolated from the Yellow Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1702-1706.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 68, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2413-2415.

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: Roseobacteraceae Liang et al. 2021

Assigned by: Parte AC, Sarda Carbasse J, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Reimer LC, Goker M. List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) moves to the DSMZ. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5607-5612.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard

Record number: 520374
This LPSN page was printed on 2024-04-24 16:54:35