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Genus Gracilimonas

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Gracilimonas Choi et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Gracilimonas tropica Choi et al. 2009.
Etymology: L. adj. gracilis, slender, thin; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Gracilimonas, thin unit (bacterium), relating to its shape.
Valid publication: CHOI (D.H.), ZHANG (G.I.), NOH (J.H.), KIM (W.S.) and CHO (B.C.): Gracilimonas tropica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a Synechococcus culture. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1167-1172.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Gracilimonas Choi et al. 2009 emend. Cho et al. 2013.
Reference: CHO, Y., CHUNG, H., JANG, G. I., CHOI, D. H., NOH, J. H. and CHO, B. C. 2013. Gracilimonas rosea sp. nov., isolated from tropical seawater, and emended description of the genus Gracilimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4006-4011.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gracilimonas mengyeensis Wang et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM J14=ACCC 10717=DSM 21985.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC561141.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. mengyeensis, of or belonging to the Mengye salt mine, where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: WANG, Y.-X., LI, Y.-P., LIU, J.-H., XIAO, W., LAI, Y.-H., LI, Z.-Y., DING, Z.-G., WEN, M.-L.-and CUI, X.-L. 2013. Gracilimonas mengyeensis sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium isolated from a salt mine in Yunnan, south-western China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3989-3993.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gracilimonas rosea Cho et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CL-KR2=KCCM 90206=JCM 18898.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC686334.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. rosea, rose-coloured, pink, referring to the colony colour.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: CHO, Y., CHUNG, H., JANG, G. I., CHOI, D. H., NOH, J. H. and CHO, B. C. 2013. Gracilimonas rosea sp. nov., isolated from tropical seawater, and emended description of the genus Gracilimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4006-4011.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gracilimonas tropica Choi et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CL-CB462 = DSM 19535 = KCCM 90063.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF988655.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. tropica, tropical, of or pertaining to the tropic(s), relating to its isolation from a tropical ocean.
Valid publication: CHOI (D.H.), ZHANG (G.I.), NOH (J.H.), KIM (W.S.) and CHO (B.C.): Gracilimonas tropica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a Synechococcus culture. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1167-1172.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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