Genus Saccharopolyspora

Name: Saccharopolyspora Lacey and Goodfellow 1975 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Saccharum, generic name of sugar cane; Gr. masc. adj. [πολύς] polys, many; Gr. fem. n. [σπορά] spora, a seed, and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Saccharopolyspora, the many spored (organism) from sugar cane

Gender: feminine

Type species: Saccharopolyspora hirsuta Lacey and Goodfellow 1975 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Lacey J, Goodfellow M, Lacy J, Goodfellow M. A novel actinomycete from sugar-cane bagasse: Saccharopolyspora hirsuta gen. et. sp. nov. J Gen Microbiol 1975; 88:75-85.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 34
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 36
Total number of child taxa: 40

Parent taxon: Pseudonocardiaceae Embley et al. 1989

Assigned by: Embley MT, Smida J, Stackebrandt E. The phylogeny of mycolate-less wall chemotype IV Actinomycetes and description of Pseudonocardiaceae fam. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1988; 11:16-19.

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