Species Rhodococcus zopfii

Name: Rhodococcus zopfii Stoecker et al. 1994

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. zopfii, of Zopf, named in honor of Wilhelm Friedrich Zopf, who described the bacterium Rhodococcus rhodochrous

Gender: masculine

Type strains: ATCC 51349; CIP 104275; DSM 44108; JCM 9919; NBRC 100606; NRRL B-16942; T-1

16S rRNA gene: X81934 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Stoecker MA, Herwig RP, Staley JT. Rhodococcus zopfii sp. nov., a toxicant-degrading bacterium. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1994; 44:106-110.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 44, part 1 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1994; 44:372.

Nomenclatural status: validly published, illegitimate name

Taxonomic status: in need of a replacement

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Rhodococcus Zopf 1891 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Stoecker MA, Herwig RP, Staley JT. Rhodococcus zopfii sp. nov., a toxicant-degrading bacterium. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1994; 44:106-110.

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