Name: Methanococcus frisius Blotevogel et al. 1986

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. frisius, pertaining to Frisia, a region of the Germany

Type strains: ATCC 43340; C16

16S rRNA gene: AY196685 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Blotevogel KH, Fischer U, Lüpkes KH. Methanococcus frisius sp. nov., a new methylotrophic marine methanogen. Can. J. Microbiol. 1986; 32:127-131.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 22. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1986; 36:573-576.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Methanosarcina mazei corrig. (Barker 1936) Mah and Kuhn 1984

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Methanococcus Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Blotevogel KH, Fischer U, Lüpkes KH. Methanococcus frisius sp. nov., a new methylotrophic marine methanogen. Can. J. Microbiol. 1986; 32:127-131.

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