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Genus Aquimonas

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").

 

Aquimonas Saha et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Aquimonas voraii Saha et al. 2005.
Etymology: L. n. aqua, water; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Aquimonas, a water monad, referring to the isolation of the type species from a warm spring water sample.
Valid publication: SAHA (P.), KRISHNAMURTHI (S.), MAYILRAJ (S.), PRASAD (G.S.), BORA (T.C.) and CHAKRABARTI (T.): Aquimonas voraii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gammaproteobacterium isolated from a warm spring of Assam, India. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1491-1495.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Aquimonas voraii Saha et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GPTSA 20 = JCM 12896 = MTCC 6713.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY544768.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. voraii, of Vora, named after V.V. Vora, a distinguished biotechnologist and founder director of the Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh, India.
Valid publication: SAHA (P.), KRISHNAMURTHI (S.), MAYILRAJ (S.), PRASAD (G.S.), BORA (T.C.) and CHAKRABARTI (T.): Aquimonas voraii gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gammaproteobacterium isolated from a warm spring of Assam, India. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1491-1495.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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