Name: Agrobacterium tumefaciens (Smith and Townsend 1907) Conn 1942 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Etymology: L. v. tumefacio, to cause to swell, to tumefy; L. part. adj. tumefaciens, causing to swell, tumor producing

Type strains: ATCC 23308; B6; CFBP 2413; HAMBI 1811; ICMP 5856; LMG 187; NCPPB 2437

16S rRNA gene accession number: D14500

Effective publication: Conn HJ. Validity of the Genus Alcaligenes. J Bacteriol 1942; 44:353-360.

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

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Agrobacterium radiobacter (Beijerinck and van Delden 1902) Conn 1942 (Approved Lists 1980)

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Agrobacterium Conn 1942 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Conn HJ. Validity of the Genus Alcaligenes. J Bacteriol 1942; 44:353-360.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/species/agrobacterium-tumefaciensLink copied to clipboard