Name: Azotobacter macrocytogenes Jensen 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ma.cro.cy.to.ge.nes. Gr. masc. adj. makros, length, large; Gr. neut. n. kytos, hollow, vessel, jar and, in biology, a cell; Gr. suff. -genes, producing; from Gr. ind. v. gennaô, to produce; N.L. part. adj. macrocytogenes, large cell producing

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 12335; CIP 103928; DSM 721; LMG 1266; NCAIM B.01790; NCIB 8700; NCIMB 8700; O of Jensen; WR 111

16S rRNA gene: EF100146 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Jensen HL. Azotobacter macrocytogenes n. sp., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium resistant to acid reaction. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica 1955; 5:280-294.

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 under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Azomonas macrocytogenes (Jensen 1955) New and Tchan 1982

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Azotobacter Beijerinck 1901 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Jensen HL. Azotobacter macrocytogenes n. sp., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium resistant to acid reaction. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica 1955; 5:280-294.

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Record number: 773605
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