Name: Rhodospirillum molischianum Giesberger 1947 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: mo.lisch.i.a’num N.L. neut. adj. molischianum, pertaining to Molisch, named for H. Molisch, an Austrian botanist

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 14031; DSM 120; LMG 4354

16S rRNA gene: M59067 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Giesberger G. Some observations on the culture, physiology and morphology of some brown-red Rhodospirillum-species. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Journal of Microbiology and Serology 1947; 13:135-148.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Magnetospirillum molischianum (Giesberger 1947) Hördt et al. 2020

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Rhodospirillum Molisch 1907 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Giesberger G. Some observations on the culture, physiology and morphology of some brown-red Rhodospirillum-species. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Journal of Microbiology and Serology 1947; 13:135-148.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/species/rhodospirillum-molischianumLink copied to clipboard