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Vibrio fluminensis sp. nov.

Submitted by Kaufmann, Hannah

Species Vibrio fluminensis

[flu.mi'nen.sis.] N.L. masc. adj. fluminensis, (from Portuguese adj.) pertaining to the Fluminense region in which the host is commonly found
Nomenclatural type
NCBI Assembly: GCA_015278125.1 Ts
Reference Strain
A621 = CBAS 741 = CAIM 1945 = CCMR 150
Gram negative motile rods, presenting green circular colonies on TCBS. It was obtained from the skin of the sharpnose pufferfish Canthigaster figueredoi (Tetraodontidae Family), collected in Arraial do Cabo, located in the Rio de Janeiro region, Brazil. Optimum growth occurs at 20-28 °C in the presence of 3% NaCl.
Bacteria » Pseudomonadota » Gammaproteobacteria » Vibrionales » Vibrionaceae » Vibrio » Vibrio fluminensis
Effective publication: de Azevedo et al., 2022 [1]


  1. de Azevedo et al. (2022). Vibrio fluminensis sp. nov. isolated from the skin of Southern Atlantic sharpnose-pufferfish (Canthigaster figueiredoi). Archives of Microbiology. DOI:10.1007/s00203-022-03266-1

Register List Certificate of Validation

On behalf of the Committee on the Systematics of Prokaryotes Described from Sequence Data (SeqCode Committee), we hereby certify that the Register List submitted by Kaufmann, Hannah and including 1 new name has been successfully validated.

Date of Priority: 2023-12-08 12:19 UTC
DOI: 10.57973/seqcode.r:m0elhjia