Name: Pseudocaedibacter Quackenbush 1982

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc./fem. adj. pseudês, false; N.L. masc. n. Caedibacter, genus of endosymbionts that include organisms commonly known as kappa; N.L. masc. n. Pseudocaedibacter, false Caedibacter, false kappa particles

Gender: masculine (stem: Pseudocaedibacter-)

Type species: Pseudocaedibacter conjugatus (ex Preer et al. 1974) Quackenbush 1982

Effective publication: Quackenbush RL. Genetic relationships among bacterial endosymbionts of Paramecium aurelia. Deoxyribonucleotide sequence relationships among members of Caedobacter. J. Gen. Microbiol. 1978; 108:181-187.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 8. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1982; 32:266-268.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Holosporaceae Görtz and Schmidt 2006

Assigned by: Görtz HD, Schmidt HJ. Family III. Holosporaceae fam. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 146-149.

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