Name: Oerskovia Prauser et al. 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Oer.skov’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Oerskovia, in honor of J. Ørskov who first described this organism

Gender: feminine (stem: Oerskovi-)

Type species: Oerskovia turbata (Erikson 1954) Prauser et al. 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Prauser H, Lechevalier MP, Lechevalier H. Description of Oerskovia gen. n. to harbor Orskov's motile nocardia. Appl Microbiol 1970; 19:534.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5
Total number of child taxa: 9

Parent taxon: Promicromonosporaceae Rainey et al. 1997

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.

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Record number: 516206
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