Genus Streptosporangium

Name: Streptosporangium Couch 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. streptos, twisted; N.L. neut. n. sporangium, sporangium; from Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed (and in biology a spore); from Gr. neut. n. angeîon, vessel (Latin transliteration angium); N.L. neut. n. Streptosporangium, spores coiled within a sporangium

Gender: neuter (stem: Streptosporangi-)

Type species: Streptosporangium roseum Couch 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Couch JN. A new genus and family of the Actinomycetales, with a revision of the genus Actinoplanes. Journal of Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 1955; 71:148-155.

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

Risk group: 1


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 31
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 36
Total number of child taxa: 46

Parent taxon: Streptosporangiaceae Goodfellow et al. 1990

Assigned by: Goodfellow M, Stanton LJ, Simpson KE, Minnikin DE. Numerical and chemical classification of Actinoplanes and some related Actinomycetes. J. Gen. Microbiol. 1990; 136:19-36.

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Record number: 516692
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