Species Deinococcus radiodurans

Name: Deinococcus radiodurans (ex Raj et al. 1960) Brooks and Murray 1981

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov., nom. rev.

Etymology: ra.di.o.du’rans. L. masc. n. radius, a beam or ray; L. v. radio, pertaining to radiation; L. pres. part. durans, enduring; N.L. part. adj. radiodurans, resisting radiation

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 13939; CCUG 27074; CIP 104750; DSM 20539; HAMBI 1924; IFO 15346; LMG 4051; NBRC 15346; UWO 288; VKM B-1422

16S rRNA gene: Y11332 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Brooks BW, Murray RGE. Nomenclature for "Micrococcus radiodurans" and other radiation-resistant cocci: Deinococcaceae fam. nov. and Deinococcus gen. nov., including five species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1981; 31:353-360.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Deinococcus Brooks and Murray 1981

Assigned by: Brooks BW, Murray RGE. Nomenclature for "Micrococcus radiodurans" and other radiation-resistant cocci: Deinococcaceae fam. nov. and Deinococcus gen. nov., including five species. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1981; 31:353-360.

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Record number: 775475
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