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Genus Flaviflexus

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Flaviflexus Du et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Flaviflexus huanghaiensis Du et al. 2013.
Etymology: L. adj. flavus, yellow; L. masc. n. flexus, bend, curve; N.L. masc. n. Flaviflexus, a yellow-coloured bend.
Valid publication: DU (Z.J.), MIAO (T.T.), LIN (X.Z.), LIU (Q.Q.) and CHEN (G.J.): Flaviflexus huanghaiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinobacterium of the family Actinomycetaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1863-1867.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Flaviflexus huanghaiensis Du et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) H5 = CICC 10486 = DSM 24315.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JN815236.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. huanghaiensis, of or pertaining to Huanghai, the Chinese name for the Yellow Sea, the geographical origin of the type strain.
Valid publication: DU (Z.J.), MIAO (T.T.), LIN (X.Z.), LIU (Q.Q.) and CHEN (G.J.): Flaviflexus huanghaiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinobacterium of the family Actinomycetaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1863-1867.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Flaviflexus salsibiostraticola Jin et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EBR4-1-2=KCTC 33148=JCM 19016.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC251737.
Etymology: L. adj. salsus, salted; Gr. n. bios, life; L. n. stratum, layer; L. suff. -cola (from L. masc. n. incola), inhabitant; N.L. n. salsibiostraticola, inhabitant of a salted biofilm.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: JIN, L., KO, S.-R., LEE, H.-G., KIM, B.-H., KIM, H.-S., AHN, C.-Y. and OH, H.-M. 2014. Flaviflexus salsibiostraticola sp. nov., an actinobacterium isolated from a biofilm reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3293-3296.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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