Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.2713
Name
Beijerinck 1901 emend. Johnstone 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) pro synon. Pseudomonas Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Yang et al. 2013
Taxonomic Rank
genus
Methodology
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
 
Parent
Taxon RecordName Record
Winslow et al. 1917 (Approved Lists 1980)
Members
Beijerinck 1901 (Approved Lists 1980)
Thompson and Skerman 1981
Lipman 1904 (Approved Lists 1980)
Jensen 1955 (Approved Lists 1980)
Krasil'nikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980)
Döbereiner 1966 (Approved Lists 1980)
Page and Shivprasad 1991
Lipman 1903 (Approved Lists 1980)
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Digital Object Identifier
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2713
https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2713
Type Status
Taxonomy
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Orla-Jensen 1921 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Winslow et al. 1917 (Approved Lists 1980)
  Beijerinck 1901 emend. Johnstone 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) pro synon. Pseudomonas Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Yang et al. 2013

The taxonomy from the rank of class and below is based upon currently published taxonomic opinion. For a complete taxonomy, refer to The Taxonomic Outline of Bacteria and Archaea, Release 7.7.
Taxon Statistics
Based on the method of Garrity and Lilburn (2008).
Microbial Earth
 
Citation
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Azotobacter Beijerinck 1901 emend. Johnstone 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) pro synon. Pseudomonas Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Yang et al. 2013. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved January 19, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1601/tx.2713.
This information was last reviewed on May 19, 2009.

References


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  2. Page WJ, Shivprasad S. Azotobacter salinestris sp. nov., a sodium-dependent, microaerophilic, and aeroadaptive nitrogen-fixing bacterium. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:369-376. https://doi.org/10.1099/00207713-41-3-369.
  3. Beijerinck MW. Über oligonitrophile Mikroben. Zentralbl Bakteriol Parasitenkd Infektionskr Hyg 1901; 7:561-582.
  4. Döbereiner J. Azotobacter paspali, sp. nov., una bacteria fixadora de nitragenio na rizosferade Paspalum. Pesq Agropec Bras 1966; 1:357-365.
  5. Jensen HL. Azotobacter macrocytogenes n. sp., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium resistant to acid reaction. Acta Agric Scand 1955; 5:280-294.
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  9. Lipman JG. Soil bacteriological studies. Report of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station 1904; 25:237-289.
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