Name DOI
Irgens et al. 1993
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Irgens et al. 1993
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Irgens et al. 1993
Proper Form
Aquabacter Irgens et al. 1993
Nomenclatural History
The genus Aquabacter was originally proposed by Irgens et al. 1991. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 47 in 1993.
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  1. List Editor. Validation of the publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. List No. 47. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:864-865.
  2. Irgens RL, Kersters K, Segers P, Gillis M, Staley JT. Aquabacter spiritensis, gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, gasvacuolate aquatic bacterium. Arch Microbiol 1991; 155:137-142.