Name:Mesorhizobiumsanjuanii Sannazzaro et al. 2018
Proposed as: sp. nov.
san.ju.a’ni.i. N.L. gen. masc. n.sanjuanii, named after Dr Juan Sanjuán Pinilla of the Zaidin Experimental Station, Granada, Spain, for his valuable contribution to the development of rhizobial research in Spain and Latin America
Sannazzaro AI, Torres Tejerizo G, Fontana MF, Cumpa Velasquez LM, Hansen LH, Pistorio M, Estrella MJ. Mesorhizobium sanjuanii sp. nov., isolated from nodules of Lotus tenuis in the saline-alkaline lowlands of Flooding Pampa, Argentina. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2936-2942.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 68, part 9 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3685-3687.
validly published under the ICNP
The phylogenomic assignment score of this taxon is 0.10300 (N = 5).
The phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by Hördt et al. (2020).Publication:
Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.