Species Amoebobacter purpureus

Name: Amoebobacter purpureus Eichler and Pfennig 1989

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: pur.pur’e.us L. masc. adj. purpureus, purple or purple-red

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 49210; BN 4450; DSM 4197; Schleinsee; Strain ThScb 12; strain ThSch 12

16S rRNA gene: Y12366 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Eichler B, Pfennig N. A new.purple sulfur bacterium from stratified freshwater lakes, Amoebobacter purpureus sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol. 1988; 149:395-400.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 29. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1989; 39:205-206.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Lamprocystis purpurea (Eichler and Pfennig 1989) Imhoff 2001

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Amoebobacter Winogradsky 1888 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Eichler B, Pfennig N. A new.purple sulfur bacterium from stratified freshwater lakes, Amoebobacter purpureus sp. nov. Arch. Microbiol. 1988; 149:395-400.

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