Name DOI
Pikuta et al. 2016
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Pikuta et al. 2016
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Raineyella antarctica Pikuta et al. 2016
Nomenclatural History
The species Raineyella antarctica was originally described and validly published by Pikuta et al. 2016.
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Name Abstract for Raineyella antarctica Pikuta et al. 2016. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on January 16, 2017.


  1. Pikuta EV, Menes RJ, Bruce AM, Lyu Z, Patel N, Liu Y, Hoover RB, Busse HJ, Lawson PA, Whitman WB. Raineyella antarctica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel psychrotolerant, D-amino acid utilizing anaerobe isolated from two geographic locations of the Southern Hemisphere. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:5529-5536. [PubMed].