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Genus Candidimonas

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Candidimonas Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Candidimonas nitroreducens Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. adj. candidus -a -um, white; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Candidimonas, a unit (rod) that produces white colonies.
Valid publication: VAZ-MOREIRA (I.), FIGUEIRA (V.), LOPES (A.R.), DE BRANDT (E.), VANDAMME (P.), NUNES (O.C.) and MANAIA (C.M.): Candidimonas nitroreducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Candidimonas humi sp. nov., isolated from sewage sludge compost. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2238-2246.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Candidimonas Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011 emend. Zhang et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Candidimonas nitroreducens Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. adj. candidus -a -um, white; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Candidimonas, a unit (rod) that produces white colonies.
Reference: ZHANG (D.C.), BUSSE (H.J.), WIESER (C.), LIU (H.C.), ZHOU (Y.G.), SCHINNER (F.) and MARGESIN (R.): Candidimonas bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil, and emended description of the genus Candidimonas Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2084-2089.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Candidimonas bauzanensis Zhang et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BZ59 = CGMCC 1.10190 = DSM 22805 = LMG 26046.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GQ246953.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. bauzanensis, of or belonging to Bauzanum medieval Latin name of Bozen/Bolzano, a city in South Tyrol, Italy, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: ZHANG (D.C.), BUSSE (H.J.), WIESER (C.), LIU (H.C.), ZHOU (Y.G.), SCHINNER (F.) and MARGESIN (R.): Candidimonas bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil, and emended description of the genus Candidimonas Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2084-2089.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Candidimonas humi Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SC-092 = CCUG 55807 = LMG 24813.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN556192.
Etymology: L. n. humus, earth, soil and, in earth sciences or agriculture, humus; L. gen. n. humi, of the soil, of the humus.
Valid publication: VAZ-MOREIRA (I.), FIGUEIRA (V.), LOPES (A.R.), DE BRANDT (E.), VANDAMME (P.), NUNES (O.C.) and MANAIA (C.M.): Candidimonas nitroreducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Candidimonas humi sp. nov., isolated from sewage sludge compost. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2238-2246.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Candidimonas nitroreducens Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SC-089 = CCUG 55806 = LMG 24812.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN556191.
Etymology: N.L. n. nitras -atis, nitrate; N.L. pref. nitro-, pertaining to nitrate; L. part. adj. reducens, leading back, bringing back and, in chemistry, converting to a different oxidation state; N.L. part. adj. nitroreducens, reducing nitrate.
Valid publication: VAZ-MOREIRA (I.), FIGUEIRA (V.), LOPES (A.R.), DE BRANDT (E.), VANDAMME (P.), NUNES (O.C.) and MANAIA (C.M.): Candidimonas nitroreducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Candidimonas humi sp. nov., isolated from sewage sludge compost. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2238-2246.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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