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Magnetobacterium gen. nov.

Submitted by Chuvochina, Maria

Genus Magnetobacterium

['] N.L. pref. magneto- , pertaining to a magnet (from Gr. n. magnes, - etos a magnet); N.L. neut. n. bacterium, a rod; N.L. neut. n. Magnetobacterium, a magnetic rod
Nomenclatural type
Species Magnetobacterium casenseTs
Bacteria » Nitrospirota » Thermodesulfovibrionia » Thermodesulfovibrionales » Magnetobacteriaceae » Magnetobacterium
Effective publication: Spring et al., 1993 [1]
Emendavit: Lin et al., 2014 [2]
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  1. Spring et al. (1993). Dominating Role of an Unusual Magnetotactic Bacterium in the Microaerobic Zone of a Freshwater Sediment. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. DOI:10.1128/aem.59.8.2397-2403.1993
  2. Lin et al. (2014). Genomic insights into the uncultured genus ‘Candidatus Magnetobacterium’ in the phylum Nitrospirae. The ISME Journal. DOI:10.1038/ismej.2014.94

Register List Certificate of Validation

On behalf of the Committee on the Systematics of Prokaryotes Described from Sequence Data (SeqCode Committee), we hereby certify that the Register List submitted by Chuvochina, Maria and including 1 new name has been successfully validated.

Date of Priority: 2023-10-20 07:10 UTC
DOI: 10.57973/seqcode.r:o4tz3wu2