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Genus Ewingella

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).


 

Ewingella Grimont et al. 1984, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ewingella americana Grimont et al. 1984.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Ewingella, named to honor William H. Ewing an American bacteriologist who made many contributions to the nomenclature and classification of the families Enterobacteriaceae and Vibrionaceae.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 13. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1984, 34, 91-92.
Effective publication: GRIMONT (P.A.D.), FARMER III (J.J.), GRIMONT (F.), ASBURY (M.A.), BRENNER (D.J.) and DEVAL (C.): Ewingella americana gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Enterobacteriaceae isolated from clinical specimens. Ann. Microbiol., 1983, 134A, 39-52.
Validation List no. 13 in IJSEM Online

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Ewingella americana Grimont et al. 1984, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 33852= CCUG 14506 = CDC 1468-78 = CIP 81.94 = DSM 4580 = JCM 5911 = LMG 7869 = NCTC 12157.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JN175329.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. americana, pertaining to America, to denote that the original 10 strains were isolated in the United States of America.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 13. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1984, 34, 91-92.
Effective publication: GRIMONT (P.A.D.), FARMER III (J.J.), GRIMONT (F.), ASBURY (M.A.), BRENNER (D.J.) and DEVAL (C.): Ewingella americana gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Enterobacteriaceae isolated from clinical specimens. Ann. Microbiol., 1983, 134A, 39-52.
Validation List no. 13 in IJSEM Onlinec

Note: Ewingella americana Grimont et al. 1984 was previously known as CDC Enteric Group 40.

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