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Genus Coraliomargarita

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).


 

Coraliomargarita Yoon et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Coraliomargarita akajimensis Yoon et al. 2007.
Etymology: Gr. n. koralion, coral; L. fem. n. margarita, a pearl; N.L. fem. n. Coraliomargarita, coral pearl, referring to a white-colony-forming, coccoid micro-organism isolated from seawater in a sample bottle of hard coral.
Valid publication: YOON (J.), YASUMOTO-HIROSE (M.), KATSUTA (A.), SEKIGUCHI (H.), MATSUDA (S.), KASAI (H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Coraliomargarita akajimensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the phylum 'Verrucomicrobia' isolated from seawater in Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 959-963.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Coraliomargarita akajimensis Yoon et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 04OKA010-24 = DSM 45221 = IAM 15411 = JCM 23193 = KCTC 12865 = MBIC06463 = NBRC 103620.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001998 (complete genome).
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. akajimensis, pertaining to Akajima, an island in Okinawa, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YOON (J.), YASUMOTO-HIROSE (M.), KATSUTA (A.), SEKIGUCHI (H.), MATSUDA (S.), KASAI (H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Coraliomargarita akajimensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the phylum 'Verrucomicrobia' isolated from seawater in Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 959-963.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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