Name: Thioflavicoccus Imhoff and Pfennig 2001

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: fla’vus Thi.o.fla.vi.coc’cus Gr. n. thios, sulfur; L. masc. adj. flavus, golden-yellow, beige; M.L. masc. n. coccus, sphere; N.L. masc. n. Thioflavicoccus, beige-yellow coccus with sulfur

Gender: masculine

Type species: Thioflavicoccus mobilis Imhoff and Pfennig 2001

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Imhoff JF, Pfennig N. Thioflavicoccus mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel purple sulfur bacterium with bacteriochlorophyll b. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:105-110.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:269.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Chromatiaceae Bavendamm 1924 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Class III. Gammaproteobacteria class. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part B (The Gammaproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 1.

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