Name: Simonsiella Schmid 1922 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Si.mons.i.el’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Simonsiella, named for H. Simons, who studied the species of this genus

Gender: feminine (stem: Simonsiell-)

Type species: Simonsiella muelleri Schmid 1922 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Simons H. Saprophytische Oscillarien des Menschen und der Tiere.). Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene, Abteilung I 1922; 88:501-510.

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: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Neisseriaceae Prévot 1933 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Dewhirst FE, Paster BJ, Bright PL. Chromobacterium, Eikenella, Kingella, Neisseria, Simonsiella, and Vitreoscilla species comprise a major branch of the beta group Proteobacteria by 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid sequence comparison: transfer of Eikenella and Simonsiella to the family Neisseriaceae (emend.). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1989; 39:258-266.

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Record number: 516600
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