Name:Flavobacteriumtegetincola McCammon and Bowman 2000
Proposed as: sp. nov.
te.get’in.col.a L. n. teges, a mat or rug; L. masc./fem. n.incola, an inhabitant; N.L. masc./fem. n.tegetincola, the mat-inhabitant, pertaining to its cyanobacterial mat habitat (nominative in apposition)
McCammon SA, Bowman JP. Taxonomy of Antarctic Flavobacterium species: description of Flavobacterium gillisiae sp. nov., Flavobacterium tegetincola sp. nov., and Flavobacterium xanthum sp. nov., nom. rev. and reclassification of [Flavobacterium] salegens as Salegentibacter salegens gen. nov., comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1055-1063.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1419-1420.
The genome of the type strain was sequenced as part of the GEBA (Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea) project.Publication:
Hahnke RL, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Garcia-Lopez M, Mukherjee S, Huntemann M, Ivanova NN, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Klenk HP, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of Bacteroidetes. Front Microbiol 2016; 7:2003.
The specific epithet tegetincola is a nominative in apposition (the mat-dweller), not a substantive in the genitive case as cited in the paper by McCammon and Bowman 2000.