Name DOI
Preer et al. 1974
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Preer et al. 1974
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (=)
Proper Form
Caedobacter conjugatus Preer et al. 1974
Nomenclatural History
The species Caedobacter conjugatus was originally described by Preer et al. 1974. Quackenbush replaced this name with (ex Preer et al. 1974) Quackenbush 1982 in 1978.
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  1. Preer JR, Preer LB, Jurand A. Kappa and other endosymbionts in Paramecium aurelia. Bacteriol Rev 1974; 38:113-163. [PubMed].
  2. Quackenbush RL. Genetic relationships among bacterial endosymbionts of Paramecium aurelia. Deoxyribonucleotide sequence relationships among members of Caedobacter. J Gen Microbiol 1978; 108:181-187.