Name DOI
Lee et al. 2008
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Lee et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Granulosicoccus antarcticus Lee et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The species Granulosicoccus antarcticus was originally described by Lee et al. 2007. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 119 in 2008.
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This information was last reviewed on June 22, 2009.


  1. Euzéby J. Validation List No. 119. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:1-2. [PubMed].
  2. Lee K, Lee HK, Choi TH, Kim KM, Cho JC. Granulosicoccaceae fam. nov., to include Granulosicoccus antarcicus gen. nov., sp. nov., a non-phototrophic, obligately aerobic chemoheterotroph in the order Chromatiales, isolated from Antarctic seawater. J Microbiol Biotechnol 2007; 17:1483-1490. [PubMed].