fu.ru.ka.wa’i.i. N.L. gen. masc. n.furukawaii, of Furukawa named after Kensuke Furukawa, a Japanese microbiologist who notably contributed to the understanding of microbial and molecular biological mechanisms involved in biphenyl/PCB degradation
Kimura N, Watanabe T, Suenaga H, Fujihara H, Futagami T, Goto M, Hanada S, Hirose J. Pseudomonas furukawaii sp. nov., a polychlorinated biphenyl-degrading bacterium isolated from biphenyl-contaminated soil in Japan. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:1429-1435.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 68, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:2413-2415.
validly published under the ICNP
See also Fedi et al. (2018).Publication:
Fedi S, Cappelletti M, Sandri F, Turner RJ, Zannoni D. Some facts about the respiratory enzymes of Pseudomonas pseudoalcaligenes KF707 recently renamed as Pseudomonas furukawaii sp. nov., type strain KF707. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3066-3067.