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Genus Gelria

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Gelria Plugge et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Gelria glutamica Plugge et al. 2002.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Gelria, Gelre or Gelderland, one of the 12 provinces in The Netherlands, in which Wageningen is located.
Valid publication: PLUGGE (C.M.), BALK (M.), ZOETENDAL (E.G.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): Gelria glutamica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, obligately syntrophic, glutamate-degrading anaerobe. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 401-407.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelria glutamica Plugge et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TGO = ATCC BAA-262 = DSM 14054.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF321086.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum glutamicum, glutamic acid; L. fem. suff. -ica, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. glutamica, referring to glutamic acid, on which the bacterium grows.
Valid publication: PLUGGE (C.M.), BALK (M.), ZOETENDAL (E.G.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): Gelria glutamica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, obligately syntrophic, glutamate-degrading anaerobe. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 401-407.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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