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Genus Chthonomonas

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").

 

Chthonomonas Lee et al. 2011, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Chthonomonadales Lee et al. 2011; type genus of the family ¤ Chthonomonadaceae Lee et al. 2011).
Type species: ¤ Chthonomonas calidirosea Lee et al. 2011.
Etymology: Gr. n. chthōn chthonos, earth, soil, land; Gr. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Chthonomonas, a unit (bacterium) from soil.
Valid publication: LEE (K.C.Y.), DUNFIELD (P.F.), MORGAN (X.C.), CROWE (M.A.), HOUGHTON (K.M.), VYSSOTSKI (M.), RYAN (J.L.J.), LAGUTIN (K.), McDONALD (I.R.) and STOTT (M.B.): Chthonomonas calidirosea gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, pigmented, thermophilic micro-organism of a novel bacterial class, Chthonomonadetes classis nov., of the newly described phylum Armatimonadetes originally designated candidate division OP10. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2482-2490.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Chthonomonas calidirosea Lee et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T49 = DSM 23976 = ICMP 18418.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM749780.
Etymology: L. adj. calidus, warm, hot; L. adj. roseus -a -um, rose-coloured, rosy; N.L. fem. adj. calidirosea, hot and rosy.
Valid publication: LEE (K.C.Y.), DUNFIELD (P.F.), MORGAN (X.C.), CROWE (M.A.), HOUGHTON (K.M.), VYSSOTSKI (M.), RYAN (J.L.J.), LAGUTIN (K.), McDONALD (I.R.) and STOTT (M.B.): Chthonomonas calidirosea gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, pigmented, thermophilic micro-organism of a novel bacterial class, Chthonomonadetes classis nov., of the newly described phylum Armatimonadetes originally designated candidate division OP10. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2482-2490.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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