Genus Gallaecimonas

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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").

 

Gallaecimonas Rodríguez-blanco et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Gallaecimonas pentaromativorans Rodríguez-blanco et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. n. Gallaecia, the country of the Gallaeci, now Galicia, a region of north-west Spain; L. fem. n. monas, a monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Gallaecimonas, single microbe isolated from Galicia.
Reference: RODRÍGUEZ-BLANCO (A.), VETION (G.), ESCANDE (M.L.), DELILLE (D.) and GHIGLIONE (J.F.): Gallaecimonas pentaromativorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium carrying 16S rRNA gene heterogeneity and able to degrade high-molecular-mass polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 504-509.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gallaecimonas pentaromativorans Rodríguez-blanco et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CEE_131 = CECT 7479 = DSM 21945.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM955223, FM955224, FM955225, FM955226 and FM955227.
Etymology: Gr. numeral pente, five; L. n. aroma -atis, spice; L. v. voro, to devour; N.L. part. adj. pentaromativorans, degrading/devouring aromatic compounds with five rings.
Reference: RODRÍGUEZ-BLANCO (A.), VETION (G.), ESCANDE (M.L.), DELILLE (D.) and GHIGLIONE (J.F.): Gallaecimonas pentaromativorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium carrying 16S rRNA gene heterogeneity and able to degrade high-molecular-mass polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 504-509.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gallaecimonas xiamenensis Wang et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 3-C-1 = CCTCC AB 209060 = LMG 25226 = MCCC 1A01354.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JQ666155.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. xiamenensis, of or belonging to Xiamen, a city in Fujian, China, close to where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: WANG (J.), LAI (Q.), DUAN (X.), FU (Y.), WANG (L.), WANG (W.) and SHAO (Z.): Gallaecimonas xiamenensis sp. nov., isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 930-933.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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