Name: Portibacter Yoon et al. 2014

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Por.ti.bac’ter. L. gen. masc. n. portus, a harbor, haven, port; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Portibacter, a rod isolated from a harbor

Gender: masculine (stem: Portibacter-)

Type species: Portibacter lacus Yoon et al. 2014

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Yoon J, Matsuo Y, Kasai H, Yokota A. Portibacter lacus gen. nov., sp.nov., a new member of the family Saprospiraceae isolated from a saline lake. J Gen Appl Microbiol 2012; 58:191-197.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 160. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3603-3606.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


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: Lewinellaceae Hahnke et al. 2017

Assigned by: Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Hahnke RL, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000 Type-Strain Genomes Improves Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2019; 10:2083.

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