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Genus Georgfuchsia

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").

 

Georgfuchsia Weelink et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Georgfuchsia toluolica Weelink et al. 2011.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Georgfuchsia, named after Georg Fuchs, for his contribution to our present understanding of anaerobic microbial growth on aromatic hydrocarbons.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 139. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1011-1013.
Effective publication: WEELINK (S.A.B.), VAN DOESBURG (W.), SAIA (F.T.), RIJPSTRA (W.I.C.), RÖLING (W.F.M.), SMIDT (H.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): A strictly anaerobic betaproteobacterium Georgfuchsia toluolica gen. nov., sp. nov. degrades aromatic compounds with Fe(III), Mn(IV) or nitrate as an electron acceptor. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 2009, 70, 575-585.
Validation List no. 139 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Georgfuchsia toluolica Weelink et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G5G6 = DSM 19032 = JCM 14632.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF219370.
Etymology: N.L. n. toluol (from Fr. or Sp. tolu, balsam from Santiago de Tolu), toluol, toluene; L. fem. suff. -ica, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. toluolica, pertaining to toluene.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 139. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1011-1013.
Effective publication: WEELINK (S.A.B.), VAN DOESBURG (W.), SAIA (F.T.), RIJPSTRA (W.I.C.), RÖLING (W.F.M.), SMIDT (H.) and STAMS (A.J.M.): A strictly anaerobic betaproteobacterium Georgfuchsia toluolica gen. nov., sp. nov. degrades aromatic compounds with Fe(III), Mn(IV) or nitrate as an electron acceptor. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 2009, 70, 575-585.
Validation List no. 139 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the effective publication, the type strain DSM 19032 is cited as DSMZ 19032.

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