Genus Chitinimonas

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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").

 

Chitinimonas Chang et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Chitinimonas taiwanensis Chang et al. 2004.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. chitinum, chitin; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Chitinimonas, a chitin-utilizing monad.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 98. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1005-1006. [CHANG (S.C.), WANG (J.T.), VANDAMME (P.), HWANG (J.H.), CHANG (P.S.) and CHEN (W.M.): Chitinimonas taiwanensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel chitinolytic bacterium isolated from a freshwater pond for shrimp culture. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2004, 27, 43-49.]
Validation List no. 98 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Chitinimonas Chang et al. 2004 emend. Kim et al. 2006.
Type species: ¤ Chitinimonas taiwanensis Chang et al. 2004.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. chitinum, chitin; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Chitinimonas, a chitin-utilizing monad.
Reference: KIM (B.Y.), WEON (H.Y.), YOO (S.H.), CHEN (W.M.), KWON (S.W.), GO (S.J.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Chitinimonas koreensis sp. nov., isolated from greenhouse soil in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1761-1764.
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Chitinimonas koreensis Kim et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain R2A43-10 = DSM 17726 = KACC 11467.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ256728.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. koreensis, of Korea, where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: KIM (B.Y.), WEON (H.Y.), YOO (S.H.), CHEN (W.M.), KWON (S.W.), GO (S.J.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Chitinimonas koreensis sp. nov., isolated from greenhouse soil in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1761-1764.
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Chitinimonas taiwanensis Chang et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain cf = BCRC (formerly CCRC) 17210 = LMG 22011.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY323827.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. taiwanensis, of Taiwan, where the type strain was isolated.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 98. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1005-1006. [CHANG (S.C.), WANG (J.T.), VANDAMME (P.), HWANG (J.H.), CHANG (P.S.) and CHEN (W.M.): Chitinimonas taiwanensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel chitinolytic bacterium isolated from a freshwater pond for shrimp culture. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2004, 27, 43-49.]
Validation List no. 98 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Chitinimonas viridis Joung et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HMD2169=KCTC 22839=CECT 7703.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: GQ354569.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. fem. adj. viridis, green, greenish, referring to the green-coloured cells.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: JOUNG, Y., LEE, B.-I., KANG, H., KIM, H. and JOH, K. 2014. Chitinimonas viridis sp. nov., isolated from a mesotrophic artificial lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1123-1126.
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