Name DOI
Raichand et al. 2011
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Raichand et al. 2011
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Pontibacter rhizosphera Raichand et al. 2011
Nomenclatural History
The species Pontibacter rhizosphera was originally described by Raichand et al. 2011.
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Name Abstract for Pontibacter rhizosphera Raichand et al. 2011. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on May 21, 2015.


  1. Raichand R, Kaur I, Singh NK, Mayilraj S. Pontibacter rhizosphera sp. nov., isolated from rhizosphere soil of an Indian medicinal plant Nerium indicum. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2011; 100:129-135. [PubMed].