Name: Photorhabdus luminescens (Thomas and Poinar 1979) Boemare et al. 1993

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Xenorhabdus luminescens Thomas and Poinar 1979 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: lu.mi.nes’cens. N.L. part. adj. luminescens, luminescing, for its bioluminescence

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 29999; CIP 106429; DSM 3368; Hb

16S rRNA gene: X82248 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Boemare NE, Akhurst RJ, Mourant RG. DNA relatedness between Xenorhabdus spp. (Enterobacteriaceae), symbiotic bacteria of entomopathogenic nematodes, and a proposal to transfer Xenorhabdus luminescens to a new genus, Photorhabdus gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1993; 43:249-255.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 43, part 2 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:625.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 12
Total number of child taxa: 13

Parent taxon: Photorhabdus Boemare et al. 1993

Assigned by: Boemare NE, Akhurst RJ, Mourant RG. DNA relatedness between Xenorhabdus spp. (Enterobacteriaceae), symbiotic bacteria of entomopathogenic nematodes, and a proposal to transfer Xenorhabdus luminescens to a new genus, Photorhabdus gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1993; 43:249-255.

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