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Genus Caldimonas

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Caldimonas Takeda et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Caldimonas manganoxidans Takeda et al. 2002.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Caldimonas hot (heat-loving) monad.
Valid publication: TAKEDA (M.), KAMAGATA (Y.), GHIORSE (W.C.), HANADA (S.) and KOIZUMI (J.): Caldimonas manganoxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading, manganese-oxidizing thermophile. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 895-900.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldimonas manganoxidans Takeda et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HS = ATCC BAA-369 = IFO (now NBRC) 16448 = JCM 10698.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB008801.
Etymology: N.L. n. manganum, manganese; N.L. v. oxido (from Gr. adj. oxus, acid or sour and in combined words indicating oxygen), to oxidize; N.L. part. adj. manganoxidans, manganese-oxidizing.
Valid publication: TAKEDA (M.), KAMAGATA (Y.), GHIORSE (W.C.), HANADA (S.) and KOIZUMI (J.): Caldimonas manganoxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-degrading, manganese-oxidizing thermophile. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 895-900.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldimonas taiwanensis Chen et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) On1 = BCRC 17405 = LMG 22827.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY845052.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. taiwanensis, pertaining to Taiwan, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 105. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1743-1745.
Effective publication: CHEN (W.M.), CHANG (J.S.), CHIU (C.H.), CHANG (S.C.), CHEN (W.C.) and JIANG (C.M.): Caldimonas taiwanensis sp. nov., a amylase producing bacterium isolated from a hot spring. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2005, 28, 415-420.
Validation List no. 105 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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