Name: Pelagibacterium Xu et al. 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. neut. n. pelagus, the sea; N.L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Pelagibacterium, a rod isolated from the sea

Gender: neuter (stem: Pelagibacteri-)

Type species: Pelagibacterium halotolerans Xu et al. 2011

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Xu XW, Huo YY, Wang CS, Oren A, Cui HL, Vedler E, Wu M. Pelagibacterium halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov. and Pelagibacterium luteolum sp. nov., novel members of the family Hyphomicrobiaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:1817-1822.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 61, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:2566-2567.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 7
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 7
Total number of child taxa: 10

Parent taxon: Devosiaceae 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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