Name: Alteromonas espejiana Chan et al. 1978 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. espejiana, named after Espejo, a Chilean microbiologist who isolated one of the first lipid-containing bacteriophages

Gender: feminine

Type strains: 261; ATCC 29659; CCUG 16147; CIP 104112; DSM 9414; JCM 20705; LMG 2866; NBRC 102222; NCIMB 2127

16S rRNA gene: X82143 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Chan KY, Baumann L, Garza MM, Baumann P. Two new species of Alteromonas: Alteromonas espejiana and Alteromonas undina. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1978; 28:217-222.

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: Pseudoalteromonas espejiana (Chan et al. 1978) Gauthier et al. 1995

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Alteromonas Baumann et al. 1972 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Chan KY, Baumann L, Garza MM, Baumann P. Two new species of Alteromonas: Alteromonas espejiana and Alteromonas undina. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1978; 28:217-222.

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