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validly published under the ICNP
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The phylogenomic assignment score of this taxon is 0.17751 (N = 167).
Roseobacter denitrificans Shiba 1991 was previously called Erythrobacter sp. OCh114.Publication:
Shiba T, Simidu U. Erythrobacter longus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacterium which contains bacteriochlorophyll a. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1982; 32:211-217.