homotypic synonym, not validly published, basonym of name in Approved Lists
According to Yarza et al. (2013), an "un-sequenced orphan species where descriptions, illustrations or dead preserved material serve as the type. Strain designation appears to refer to herbarium material.".Publication:
Yarza P, Sproer C, Swiderski J, Mrotzek N, Spring S, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Lang E, et al. Sequencing orphan species initiative (SOS): Filling the gaps in the 16S rRNA gene sequence database for all species with validly published names. Syst Appl Microbiol 2013; 36:69-73.
Original strain designation appears to refer to herbarium material.Publication:
Euzeby JP. List of Bacterial Names with Standing in Nomenclature: a folder available on the Internet. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:590-592.
In accordance with Rule 18c of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria, strain Cb fe18 (DSM 14716 JCM 12624) is proposed as the neotype strain of Cystobacter ferrugineus by Lang and Reichenbach (2013); these authors also provided the 16S rRNA gene sequence accession number given above.Publication:
Lang E, Reichenbach H. Designation of type strains for seven species of the order Myxococcales and proposal for neotype strains of Cystobacter ferrugineus, Cystobacter minus and Polyangium fumosum. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:4354-4360.