Name: Tessaracoccus Maszenan et al. 1999

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’coc.cus. Gr. adj. tessara, four; N.L. masc. n. coccus, grain; N.L. masc. n. Tessaracoccus, four round cells

Gender: masculine

Type species: Tessaracoccus bendigoensis Maszenan et al. 1999

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Maszenan AM, Seviour RJ, Patel BK, Schumann P, Rees GN. Tessaracoccus bendigoensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a gram-positive coccus occurring in regular packages or tetrads, isolated from activated sludge biomass. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:459-468.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 49, part 2 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:937-939.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 13
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 13
Total number of child taxa: 17

Parent taxon: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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