Genus Pseudoalteromonas

Name: Pseudoalteromonas Gauthier et al. 1995

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’as. Gr. neut. adj. pseudes, false; N.L. fem. n. Alteromonas, genus of gram-negative, aerobic, marine bacteria; N.L. fem. n. Pseudoalteromonas, false Alteromonas [probably better: Pseudalteromonas]

Gender: feminine (stem: Pseudoalteromonad-)

Type species: Pseudoalteromonas haloplanktis (ZoBell and Upham 1944) Gauthier et al. 1995

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Gauthier G, Gauthier M, Christen R. Phylogenetic analysis of the genera Alteromonas, Shewanella, and Moritella using genes coding for small-subunit rRNA sequences and division of the genus Alteromonas into two genera, Alteromonas (emended) and Pseudoalteromonas gen. nov., and proposal of twelve new species combinations. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:755-761.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 45, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1996; 46:364-365.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 49
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 53
Total number of child taxa: 61

Parent taxon: Pseudoalteromonadaceae Ivanova et al. 2004

Assigned by: Ivanova EP, Flavier S, Christen R. Phylogenetic relationships among marine Alteromonas-like proteobacteria: emended description of the family Alteromonadaceae and proposal of Pseudoalteromonadaceae fam. nov., Colwelliaceae fam. nov., Shewanellaceae fam. nov., Moritellaceae fam. nov., Ferrimonadaceae fam. nov., Idiomarinaceae fam. nov. and Psychromonadaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:1773-1788.

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Record number: 516411
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