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Genus Armatimonas

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").

 

Armatimonas Tamaki et al. 2011, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Armatimonadales Tamaki et al. 2011; type genus of the family ¤ Armatimonadaceae Tamaki et al. 2011).
Type species: ¤ Armatimonas rosea Tamaki et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. adj. armatus, armoured or armour-clad; L. fem. n. monas, a unit; N.L. fem. n. Armatimonas, an armour-clad unit, referring to the hard colonies.
Valid publication: TAMAKI (H.), TANAKA (Y.), MATSUZAWA (H.), MURAMATSU (M.), MENG (X.Y.), HANADA (S.), MORI (K.) and KAMAGATA (Y.): Armatimonas rosea gen. nov., sp. nov., of a novel bacterial phylum, Armatimonadetes phyl. nov., formally called the candidate phylum OP10. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1442-1447.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Armatimonas rosea Tamaki et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YO-36 = DSM 23562 = NBRC 105658.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB529679.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. rosea, rose-coloured or rosy, referring to the pinkish colour of the colonies.
Valid publication: TAMAKI (H.), TANAKA (Y.), MATSUZAWA (H.), MURAMATSU (M.), MENG (X.Y.), HANADA (S.), MORI (K.) and KAMAGATA (Y.): Armatimonas rosea gen. nov., sp. nov., of a novel bacterial phylum, Armatimonadetes phyl. nov., formally called the candidate phylum OP10. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1442-1447.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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