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Genus Fangia

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").

 

Fangia Lau et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Fangia hongkongensis Lau et al. 2007.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Fangia, named after Professor Xinfang Fang, founder of the Institute of Microbiology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Valid publication: LAU (K.W.K.), REN (J.), FUNG (M.C.), WOO (P.C.Y.), YUEN (K.Y), CHAN (K.K.M.), QIAN (P.Y.), WONG (P.K.) and WU (M.): Fangia hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gammaproteobacterium of the order Thiotrichales isolated from coastal seawater of Hong Kong. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2665-2669.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fangia hongkongensis Lau et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) UST040201-002 = JCM 14605 = NRRL B-41860.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB176554.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. hongkongensis, pertaining to Hong Kong SAR, PR China, where the bacterium was first isolated.
Valid publication: LAU (K.W.K.), REN (J.), FUNG (M.C.), WOO (P.C.Y.), YUEN (K.Y), CHAN (K.K.M.), QIAN (P.Y.), WONG (P.K.) and WU (M.): Fangia hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gammaproteobacterium of the order Thiotrichales isolated from coastal seawater of Hong Kong. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2665-2669.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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