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Genus Flavivirga

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").

 

Flavivirga Yi et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Flavivirga jejuensis Yi et al. 2012.
Etymology: L. adj. flavus, yellow; L. fem. n. virga, a rod; N.L. fem. n. Flavivirga, a yellow rod.
Valid publication: YI (H.), CHO (J.C.) and CHUN (J.): Flavivirga jejuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Flavivirga amylovorans sp. nov., new members of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater, and emended descriptions of the genera Psychroserpens and Lacinutrix. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1061-1068.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Flavivirga amylovorans Yi et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JC2681 = JCM 17112 = KACC 14157.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HM475138.
Etymology: Gr. n. amulon, starch; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. amylovorans, starch-devouring.
Valid publication: YI (H.), CHO (J.C.) and CHUN (J.): Flavivirga jejuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Flavivirga amylovorans sp. nov., new members of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater, and emended descriptions of the genera Psychroserpens and Lacinutrix. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1061-1068.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Flavivirga jejuensis Yi et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JC2682 = JCM 17113 = KACC 14158.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HM475139.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. jejuensis, of or pertaining to Jeju Island, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YI (H.), CHO (J.C.) and CHUN (J.): Flavivirga jejuensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Flavivirga amylovorans sp. nov., new members of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater, and emended descriptions of the genera Psychroserpens and Lacinutrix. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1061-1068.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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