Species Bacillus azotofixans

Name: Bacillus azotofixans Seldin et al. 1984

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. n. azotum, nitrogen; from French n. azote, nitrogen; L. v. figo, to fix; L. part. adj. fixans, fixing; N.L. part. adj. azotofixans, nitrogen-fixing

Gender: masculine

Type strains: ATCC 35681; CIP 104586; DSM 5976; LMG 14658; P3L-5

16S rRNA gene: X60608 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Seldin L, Van Elsas JD, Penido EGC. Bacillus azotofixans sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing species from Brazilian soils and grass roots. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1984; 34:451-456.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Paenibacillus azotofixans (Seldin et al. 1984) Ash et al. 1994

Parent taxon: Bacillus Cohn 1872 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Seldin L, Van Elsas JD, Penido EGC. Bacillus azotofixans sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing species from Brazilian soils and grass roots. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1984; 34:451-456.

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