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Genus Ahniella

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species, including synonyms, cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


Ahniella Hwang et al. 2018, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ahniella affigens Hwang et al. 2018.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Ahniella, named in honour of microbiologist Tae-young Ahn, for his contributions to environmental microbiology and microbial ecology in South Korea.
Valid publication: HWANG, W. M., KO, Y., KIM, J. H. and KANG, K. 2018. Ahniella affigens gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from sandy soil near a stream. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 2478-2484.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ahniella affigens Hwang et al. 2018, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) D13=KACC 19270=JCM 31634.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: KY649437.
Whole-genome sequence accession no.: CP027860.
Etymology: L. part. adj. affigens, attaching; referring to the ability of the strain to attach to surfaces.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: HWANG, W. M., KO, Y., KIM, J. H. and KANG, K. 2018. Ahniella affigens gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from sandy soil near a stream. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 2478-2484.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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