Name: Parasphingorhabdus Feng et al. 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Pa.ra.sphin.go.rhab’dus Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. fem. n. Sphingorhabdus, a bacterial generic name; N.L. fem. n. Parasphingorhabdus, beside Sphingorhabdus

Type species: Parasphingorhabdus marina (Kim et al. 2008) Feng et al. 2020

Valid publication: Feng GD, Zhang XJ, Yang SZ, Li AZ, Yao Q, Zhu H. Transfer of Sphingorhabdus marina, Sphingorhabdus litoris, Sphingorhabdus flavimaris and Sphingorhabdus pacifica corrig. into the novel genus Parasphingorhabdus gen. nov. and Sphingopyxis baekryungensis into the novel genus Novosphingopyxis gen. nov. within the family Sphingomonadaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:2147-2154.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Sphingorhabdus Jogler et al. 2013

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Sphingomonadaceae Kosako et al. 2000

Assigned by: Feng GD, Zhang XJ, Yang SZ, Li AZ, Yao Q, Zhu H. Transfer of Sphingorhabdus marina, Sphingorhabdus litoris, Sphingorhabdus flavimaris and Sphingorhabdus pacifica corrig. into the novel genus Parasphingorhabdus gen. nov. and Sphingopyxis baekryungensis into the novel genus Novosphingopyxis gen. nov. within the family Sphingomonadaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:2147-2154.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/parasphingorhabdusLink copied to clipboard