Name: Oligella Rossau et al. 1987

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. adj. oligos, little, not copious, scanty; L. fem. dim. suff. -ella, diminutive ending; N.L. fem. dim. n. Oligella, intended to mean a small bacterium with limited nutritional properties

Gender: feminine

Type species: Oligella urethralis (Lautrop et al. 1970) Rossau et al. 1987

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Rossau R, Kersters K, Falsen E, Jantzen E, Segers P, Union A, Nehls L, De Ley J. Oligella, a new genus including Oligella urethralis comb. nov. (formerly Moraxella urethralis) and Oligella ureolytica sp. nov. (formerly CDC group IVe): relationship to Taylorella equigenitalis and related taxa. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1987; 37:198-210.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Alcaligenaceae De Ley et al. 1986

Assigned by: Rossau R, Kersters K, Falsen E, Jantzen E, Segers P, Union A, Nehls L, De Ley J. Oligella, a new genus including Oligella urethralis comb. nov. (formerly Moraxella urethralis) and Oligella ureolytica sp. nov. (formerly CDC group IVe): relationship to Taylorella equigenitalis and related taxa. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1987; 37:198-210.

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