Species "Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus"

Name: "Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus" Horn et al. 2001

Category: Species

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: He.mi.pte’ri.phi.lus N.L. neut. pl. n. Hemipteriphilus; N.L. masc. adj. philus, meaning the friend of Hemiptera a.si'a.ti.cus, (from Gr. philos, friendly to); L. masc. adj. asiaticus, Asiatic, belonging to Asia

Type strains: intracytoplasmatic symbiont of Acanthamoeba sp. TUMSJ-321; TUMSJ-321

16S rRNA gene accession number: AF366581

Original publication: Horn M, Harzenetter MD, Linner T, Schmid EN, Muller KD, Michel R, Wagner M. Members of the Cytophaga-Flavobacterium-Bacteroides phylum as intracellular bacteria of acanthamoebae: proposal of 'Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus'. Environ Microbiol 2001; 3:440-449.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: [Amoebophilus]

Assigned by: Horn M, Harzenetter MD, Linner T, Schmid EN, Muller KD, Michel R, Wagner M. Members of the Cytophaga-Flavobacterium-Bacteroides phylum as intracellular bacteria of acanthamoebae: proposal of 'Candidatus Amoebophilus asiaticus'. Environ Microbiol 2001; 3:440-449.

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