Genus Brachymonas

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Brachymonas Hiraishi et al. 1995, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Brachymonas denitrificans Hiraishi et al. 1995.
Etymology: Gr. adj. brachus, short; L. fem. n. monas, a monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Brachymonas, a small short unit.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 55. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1995, 45, 879-880. [HIRAISHI (A.), SHIN (Y.K.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Brachymonas denitrificans gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic chemoorganotrophic bacterium which contains rhodoquinones, and evolutionary relationships of rhodoquinone producers to bacterial species with various quinone classes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1995, 41, 99-117.]
Validation List no. 55 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Brachymonas Hiraishi et al. 1995 emend. Halpern et al. 2009.
Type species: ¤ Brachymonas denitrificans Hiraishi et al. 1995.
Etymology: Gr. adj. brachus, short; L. fem. n. monas, a monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Brachymonas, a small short unit.
Reference: HALPERN (M.), SHAKÈD (T.) and SCHUMANN (P.): Brachymonas chironomi sp. nov., isolated from a chironomid egg mass, and emended description of the genus Brachymonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 3025-3029.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Brachymonas chironomi Halpern et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain AIMA4 = AImA4 = DSM 19884 = LMG 24400.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU346912.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. chironomi, of Chironomus, named after the non-biting midge insect from the genus Chironomus (Chironomidae: Diptera) from which the type strain was isolated.
Reference: HALPERN (M.), SHAKÈD (T.) and SCHUMANN (P.): Brachymonas chironomi sp. nov., isolated from a chironomid egg mass, and emended description of the genus Brachymonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 3025-3029.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Brachymonas denitrificans Hiraishi et al. 1995, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain AS-P1 = CCUG 45365 = DSM 15123 = JCM 9216.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D14320.
Etymology: N.L. part. adj. denitrificans, denitrifying.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 55. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1995, 45, 879-880. [HIRAISHI (A.), SHIN (Y.K.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Brachymonas denitrificans gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic chemoorganotrophic bacterium which contains rhodoquinones, and evolutionary relationships of rhodoquinone producers to bacterial species with various quinone classes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1995, 41, 99-117.]
Validation List no. 55 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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