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Genus Chitiniphilus

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Chitiniphilus Sato et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Chitiniphilus shinanonensis Sato et al. 2009.
Etymology: N.L. n. chitinum, chitin; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. n. Chitiniphilus, chitin-loving, referring to the substrate used for the isolation of this organism.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 129. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2129-2130.
Effective publication: SATO (K.), KATO (Y.), TAGUCHI (G.), NOGAWA (M.), YOKOTA (A.) and SHIMOSAKA (M.): Chitiniphilus shinanonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel chitin-degrading bacterium belonging to Betaproteobacteria. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 2009, 55, 147-153.
Validation List no. 129 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Chitiniphilus shinanonensis Sato et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: strain SAY3 = NBRC 104970 = NCIMB 14509.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB453176.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. shinanonensis, pertaining to Shinano, which is the old name of Nagano Prefecture, Japan (the source of water sample from which the type strain was isolated).
Valid publication: Validation List no. 129. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2129-2130.
Effective publication: SATO (K.), KATO (Y.), TAGUCHI (G.), NOGAWA (M.), YOKOTA (A.) and SHIMOSAKA (M.): Chitiniphilus shinanonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel chitin-degrading bacterium belonging to Betaproteobacteria. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 2009, 55, 147-153.
Validation List no. 129 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the effective publication, the type strain NCIMB 14509 is erroneously cited as NICMB 14509.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 129 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2129-2130.
Validation List no. 129 in IJSEM Online

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