Name: Oharaeibacter Lv et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod-shaped bacterium; from Gr. neut. dim. n. [βακτήριον] baktêrion, rod; N.L. masc. n. Oharaeibacter, referring to Magosaburō Ōhara (1880-1943), a Japanese entrepreneur and philanthropist, in recognition of his promotion of welfare for farmers and agriculture, and foundation of the Ohara Institute for Agriculture (present Institute of Plant Science and Resources, Okayama University) in Japan

Gender: masculine

Type species: Oharaeibacter diazotrophicus Lv et al. 2017

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Lv H, Masuda S, Fujitani Y, Sahin N, Tani A. Oharaeibacter diazotrophicus gen. nov., sp. nov., a diazotrophic and facultatively methylotrophic bacterium, isolated from rice rhizosphere. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:576-582.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 67, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1621-1622.

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: Pleomorphomonadaceae Hördt et al. 2020

Assigned by: Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.

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