Name: Tomitella Katayama et al. 2010

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’la N.L. fem. dim. n. Tomitella, named in honour of Emeritus Professor Fusao Tomita, a celebrated Japanese microbiologist

Gender: feminine

Type species: Tomitella biformata Katayama et al. 2010

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Katayama T, Kato T, Tanaka M, Douglas TA, Brouchkov A, Abe A, Sone T, Fukuda M, Asano K. Tomitella biformata gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the suborder Corynebacterineae isolated from a permafrost ice wedge. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:2803-2807.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 60, part 12 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:477-478.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


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

Parent taxon: Nocardiaceae Castellani and Chalmers 1919 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, García-López L, Meier-Kolthoff JP, et al. Genome-based taxonomic classication of the phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2007; 2018:9.

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