Streptoalloteichus

Streptoalloteichus
Scientific classification
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Order: Actinomycetales
Family: Pseudonocardiaceae
Genus: Streptoalloteichus
(ex Tomita et al. 1978)
Tomita et al. 1987
emend. Tamura et al. 2008
Type species
S. hindustanus
(ex Tomita et al. 1978)
Tomita et al. 1987
Species

S. hindustanus
S. tenebrarius

Streptoalloteichus is a genus of bacteria within the family Pseudonocardiaceae that contains two known species:

  • S. hindustanus, which is known for the production of tallysomycin, an Antitumor antibiotic;[1][2]
  • S. tenebrarius, which is known for production of tobramycin, and which was previously classified as Streptomyces tenebrarius. [3]


References

External links

  • J.P. Euz├ęby: List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature