Genus "Prescottella"

Name: "Prescottella" Jones et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Prescottella, named after John Prescott to celebrate his many contributions towards unravelling the pathogenicity of R. equi

Gender: feminine (stem: Prescottell-)

Type species: "Prescottella equi" (Magnusson 1923) Jones et al. 2013

Original publication: Jones AL, Sutcliffe IC, Goodfellow M. Proposal to replace the illegitimate genus name Prescottia Jones et al. 2013 with the genus name Prescottella gen. nov. and to replace the illegitimate combination Prescottia equi Jones et al. 2013 with Prescottella equi comb. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2013; 103:1405-1407.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Rhodococcus Zopf 1891 (Approved Lists 1980)

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Record number: 521876
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