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Genus Compostimonas

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Compostimonas Kim et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Compostimonas suwonensis Kim et al. 2012.
Etymology: N.L. n. compostum, compost; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Compostimonas, a bacterium isolated from compost.
Valid publication: KIM (S.J.), TAMURA (T.), HAMADA (M.), AHN (J.H.), WEON (H.Y.), PARK (I.C.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and KWON (S.W.): Compostimonas suwonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from spent mushroom compost. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2410-2416.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Compostimonas suwonensis Kim et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SMC46 = KACC 13354 = NBRC 106304.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JN000316.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. suwonensis, of or belonging to Suwon region, where the bacterium was first found.
Valid publication: KIM (S.J.), TAMURA (T.), HAMADA (M.), AHN (J.H.), WEON (H.Y.), PARK (I.C.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and KWON (S.W.): Compostimonas suwonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from spent mushroom compost. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2410-2416.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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