Name: "Chlorobaculum chlorovibrioides" (Gorlenko et al. 1974) Imhoff 2003

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Chlorobium chlorovibrioides Gorlenko et al. 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. chlôros, greenish-yellow, pale green; L. v. vibro, to set in tremulous motion, move to and fro, vibrate; N.L. masc. n. vibrio, that which vibrates, and also a bacterial genus name of bacteria possessing a curved rod shape (Vibrio); L. adj. suff. -oides, ressembling, similar; from Gr. neut. adj. suff. -eides, resembling, similar; from Gr. neut. n. eîdos, that which is seen, form, shape, figure; N.L. adj. chlorovibrioides, green vibrio-shaped

Gender: neuter

Type strain: DSM 1377; UdG 6026 (proposed neotype strain)

Original publication: Imhoff JF. Phylogenetic taxonomy of the family Chlorobiaceae on the basis of 16S rRNA and fmo (Fenna-Matthews-Olson protein) gene sequences. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:941-951.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Chlorobium chlorovibrioides Gorlenko et al. 1974 (Approved Lists 1980)

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Chlorobaculum Imhoff 2003

Assigned by: Imhoff JF. Phylogenetic taxonomy of the family Chlorobiaceae on the basis of 16S rRNA and fmo (Fenna-Matthews-Olson protein) gene sequences. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:941-951.

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Record number: 774653