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Genus Formosimonas

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").

 

Formosimonas Chen et al. 2017, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Formosimonas limnophila Chen et al. 2017.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Formosa, the island of Taiwan; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Formosimonas, a monad from Formosa , Taiwan.
Valid publication: CHEN, W. M., XIE, P. B., YOUNG, C. C. and SHEU, S. Y. 2017. Formosimonas limnophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Burkholderiaceae isolated from a freshwater lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 17-24.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Formosimonas limnophila Chen et al. 2017, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AHQ-12=BCRC 80690=LMG 27847=KCTC 32501.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HG421033.
Etymology: Gr. n. limnos, lake, pool of standing water; Gr. adj. philos, loving; N.L. fem. adj. limnophila, lake-loving, isolated from a freshwater lake.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: CHEN, W. M., XIE, P. B., YOUNG, C. C. and SHEU, S. Y. 2017. Formosimonas limnophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Burkholderiaceae isolated from a freshwater lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 17-24.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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