Name DOI
Shamseldin et al. 2017
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Shamseldin et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Rhizobium aegyptiacum Shamseldin et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Rhizobium aegyptiacum was originally described by Shamseldin et al. 2016. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 177 in 2017.
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Name Abstract for Rhizobium aegyptiacum Shamseldin et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on July 20, 2017.


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