Name: "Spectribacter" Rey-Velasco et al. 2024

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Spec.tri.bac’ter. L. neut. n. spectrum, as in specter, ghost; L. vowel, i, connecting vowel; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod or staff and, in biology, a bacterium; N.L. masc. n. Spectribacter, a bacterium of a ghostly appearance, referring to the transparent, flat aspect of its colonies

Gender: masculine (stem: Spectribacter-)

Type species: "Spectribacter hydrogenooxidans" Rey-Velasco et al. 2024

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Rey-Velasco X, Lucena T, Belda A, Gasol JM, Sánchez O, Arahal DR, Pujalte MJ. Genomic and phenotypic characterization of 26 novel marine bacterial strains with relevant biogeochemical roles and widespread presence across the global ocean. Frontiers in Microbiology 2024; 15:0.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Salinisphaeraceae Naushad et al. 2015

Assigned by: Rey-Velasco X, Lucena T, Belda A, Gasol JM, Sánchez O, Arahal DR, Pujalte MJ. Genomic and phenotypic characterization of 26 novel marine bacterial strains with relevant biogeochemical roles and widespread presence across the global ocean. Frontiers in Microbiology 2024; 15:0.

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Record number: 49391
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