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Genus Alpinimonas

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 cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Alpinimonas Schumann et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Alpinimonas psychrophila Schumann et al. 2012.
Etymology: L. adj. alpinus, of or pertaining to the Alps, Alpine; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Alpinimonas, an Alpine unit (bacterium), a bacterium isolated from the Alps.
Valid publication: SCHUMANN (P.), ZHANG (D.C.), REDZIC (M.) and MARGESIN (R.): Alpinimonas psychrophila gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinobacterium of the family Microbacteriaceae isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2724-2730.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alpinimonas psychrophila Schumann et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Cr8-25 = DSM 23737 = LMG 26215.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU784868.
Etymology: Gr. adj. psuchros, cold; Gr. fem. adj. philê, liking, loving; N.L. fem. adj. psychrophila, cold-loving.
Valid publication: SCHUMANN (P.), ZHANG (D.C.), REDZIC (M.) and MARGESIN (R.): Alpinimonas psychrophila gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinobacterium of the family Microbacteriaceae isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2724-2730.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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