Genus Aurantimonas

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Number of species cited in this file: 5
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Aurantimonas Denner et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Aurantimonas coralicida Denner et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. adj. aurantus, orange-coloured; Gr. fem. n. monas, a unit; N.L. fem. n. Aurantimonas, orange-coloured unicellular organism.
Reference: DENNER (E.B.M.), SMITH (G.W.), BUSSE (H.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), NARZT (T.), POLSON (S.W.), LUBITZ (W.) and RICHARDSON (L.L.): Aurantimonas coralicida gen. nov., sp. nov., the causative agent of white plague type II on Caribbean scleractinian corals. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1115-1122.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Aurantimonas Denner et al. 2003 emend. Rathsack et al. 2011.
Type species: ¤ Aurantimonas coralicida Denner et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. adj. aurantus, orange-coloured; Gr. fem. n. monas, a unit; N.L. fem. n. Aurantimonas, orange-coloured unicellular organism.
Reference: RATHSACK (K.), REITNER (J.), STACKEBRANDT (E.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Reclassification of Aurantimonas altamirensis (Jurado et al. 2006), Aurantimonas ureilytica (Weon et al. 2007) and Aurantimonas frigidaquae (Kim et al. 2008) as members of a new genus, Aureimonas gen. nov., as Aureimonas altamirensis gen. nov., comb. nov., Aureimonas ureilytica comb. nov. and Aureimonas frigidaquae comb. nov., and emended descriptions of the genera Aurantimonas and Fulvimarina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2722-2728.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Aurantimonas altamirensis Jurado et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain S21B = CECT 7138 = CIP 109525 = DSM 21988 = KCTC 22106 = LMG 23375.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ372921.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. altamirensis, referring to Altamira Cave (Cantabria, Spain), where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: JURADO (V.), GONZALEZ (J.M.), LAIZ (L.) and SAIZ-JIMENEZ (C.): Aurantimonas altamirensis sp. nov., a member of the order Rhizobiales isolated from Altamira Cave. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2583-2585.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Aureimonas altamirensis (Jurado et al. 2006) Rathsack et al. 2011, comb. nov.

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Aurantimonas coralicida Denner et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain WP1 = CCUG 53900 = CIP 107386 = DSM 14790.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ786361.
Etymology: L. n. coralium, (red) coral; L. suffix -cida, murderer, killer; N.L. n. coralicida, coral-killer.
Reference: DENNER (E.B.M.), SMITH (G.W.), BUSSE (H.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), NARZT (T.), POLSON (S.W.), LUBITZ (W.) and RICHARDSON (L.L.): Aurantimonas coralicida gen. nov., sp. nov., the causative agent of white plague type II on Caribbean scleractinian corals. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1115-1122.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Aurantimonas coralicida Denner et al. 2003 emend. Rathsack et al. 2011.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain WP1 = CCUG 53900 = CIP 107386 = DSM 14790.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ786361.
Etymology: L. n. coralium, (red) coral; L. suffix -cida, murderer, killer; N.L. n. coralicida, coral-killer.
Reference: RATHSACK (K.), REITNER (J.), STACKEBRANDT (E.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Reclassification of Aurantimonas altamirensis (Jurado et al. 2006), Aurantimonas ureilytica (Weon et al. 2007) and Aurantimonas frigidaquae (Kim et al. 2008) as members of a new genus, Aureimonas gen. nov., as Aureimonas altamirensis gen. nov., comb. nov., Aureimonas ureilytica comb. nov. and Aureimonas frigidaquae comb. nov., and emended descriptions of the genera Aurantimonas and Fulvimarina. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2722-2728.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Aurantimonas frigidaquae Kim et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CW5 = DSM 21987 = JCM 14755 = KCTC 12893.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF373540.
Etymology: L. adj. frigidus, cold; L. fem. n. aqua, water; N.L. gen. n. frigidaquae, from/of cold water, because the type strain was isolated from a water-cooling system.
Reference: KIM (M.S.), HOA (K.T.Q.), BAIK (K.S.), PARK (S.C.) and SEONG (C.N.): Aurantimonas frigidaquae sp. nov., isolated from a water-cooling system. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1142-1146.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Aureimonas frigidaquae (Kim et al. 2008) Rathsack et al. 2011, comb. nov.

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Aurantimonas manganoxydans Anderson et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain SI85-9A1 = ATCC BAA-1229 = DSM 21871.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U53824.
Etymology: N.L. n. manganum, manganese; N.L. part. adj. oxydans, oxidizing; N.L. part. adj. manganoxydans, oxidizing manganese coumpounds.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 140. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1499-1501. [ANDERSON (C.R.), DICK (G.J.), CHU (M.L.), CHO (J.C.), DAVIS (R.E.), BRÄUER (S.L.) and TEBO (B.M.): Aurantimonas manganoxydans, sp. nov. and Aurantimonas litoralis, sp. nov.: Mn(II) oxidizing representatives of a globally distributed clade of alpha-Proteobacteria from the order Rhizobiales. Geomicrobiol. J., 2009, 26, 189-198.]
Validation List no. 140 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the section giving the species description (protologue), the epithet is erroneously cited as manganoxidans.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSB: Validation List no. 140 (footnote ¶). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1499-1501.
Validation List no. 140 in IJSEM Online

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Aurantimonas ureilytica Weon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 5715S-12 = CIP 109815 = DSM 18598 = KACC 11607.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ883810.
Etymology: N.L. n. urea, urea; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutikê), dissolving; N.L. fem. adj. ureilytica, urea-dissolving.
Reference: WEON (H.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), YOO (S.H.), JOA (J.H.), LEE (K.H.), ZHANG (Y.S.), KWON (S.W.) and KOO (B.S.): Aurantimonas ureilytica sp. nov., isolated from an air sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1717-1720.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Aureimonas ureilytica (Weon et al. 2007) Rathsack et al. 2011, comb. nov.

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