Name: Pelagicoccus Yoon et al. 2007

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. n. pelagus, the open sea, the ocean; M.L. masc. n. coccus, berry; from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain; N.L. masc. n. Pelagicoccus, referring to a coccoid-shaped bacterium isolated from the sea

Gender: masculine

Type species: Pelagicoccus mobilis Yoon et al. 2007

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Yoon J, Yasumoto-Hirose M, Matsuo Y, Nozawa M, Matsuda S, Kasai H, Yokota A. Pelagicoccus mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., Pelagicoccus albus sp. nov. and Pelagicoccus litoralis sp. nov., three novel members of subdivision 4 within the phylum 'Verrucomicrobia', isolated from seawater by in situ cultivation. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:1377-1385.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 57, part 7 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:2189-2190.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Puniceicoccaceae Choo et al. 2007

Assigned by: Yoon J, Oku N, Matsuda S, Kasai H, Yokota A. Pelagicoccus croceus sp. nov., a novel marine member of the family Puniceicoccaceae within the phylum 'Verrucomicrobia' isolated from seagrass. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:2874-2880.

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