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Genus Herminiimonas

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: 6
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Herminiimonas Fernandes et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Herminiimonas fonticola Fernandes et al. 2005.
Etymology: L. masc. n. Mons Herminius, a mountain range of Lusitania; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Herminiimonas, a monad isolated from mineral water coming from the Portuguese mountain Mons Herminius that is now known as the Serra da Estrela.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 106. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238.
Effective publication: FERNANDES (C.), RAINEY (F.A.), NOBRE (M.F.), PINHAL (I.), FOLHAS (F.) and DA COSTA (M.S.): Herminiimonas fonticola gen. nov., sp. nov., a Betaproteobacterium isolated from a source of bottled mineral water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2005, 28, 596-603.
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Herminiimonas aquatilis Kämpfer et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCUG 36956 = CIP 108933.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM085762.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. aquatilis, living in water, aquatic.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 110. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1459-1460.
Effective publication: KÄMPFER (P.), BUSSE (H.J.) and FALSEN (E.): Herminiimonas aquatilis sp. nov., a new species from drinking water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2006, 29, 287-291.
Validation List no. 110 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The epithet aquatilis in Herminiimonas aquatilis is a Latin feminine adjective, not a Latin masculine adjective as cited in the paper by Kämpfer et al. 2006.

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Herminiimonas arsenicoxydans Muller et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ULPAs1 = CCM 7303 = DSM 17148 = LMG 22961.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY728038.
Etymology: L. n. arsenicum, arsenic; N.L. v. oxydare, to oxidize; N.L. part. adj. arsenicoxydans, arsenic-oxidizing.
Valid publication: MULLER (D.), SIMEONOVA (D.D.), RIEGEL (P.), MANGENOT (S.), KOECHLER (S.), LIÈVREMONT (D.), BERTIN (P.N.) and LETT (M.C.): Herminiimonas arsenicoxydans sp. nov., a metalloresistant bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1765-1769.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The Latin word arsenicum, which appears in the etymology, is a "L. n"., not a "N.L. n." as cited by Muller et al. 2006.

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Herminiimonas contaminans Kämpfer et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCM 7991 = CCUG 53591.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE610501.
Etymology: L. part. adj. contaminans, contaminating, polluting, referring to the isolation of the type strain as a contaminant of a biopharmaceutical process.
Valid publication: KÄMPFER (P.), GLAESER (S.P.), LODDERS (N.), BUSSE (H.J.) and FALSEN (E.): Herminiimonas contaminans sp. nov., isolated as a contaminant of biopharmaceuticals. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 412-417.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Herminiimonas fonticola Fernandes et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S-94 = CCUG 52513 = CIP 108398 = LMG 22527.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY676462.
Etymology: L. masc. n. fons fontis, a spring, fountain; L. suff. -cola (from Latin masculine or feminine noun incola), an inhabitant of a place, a resident; N.L. n. fonticola, an inhabitant of a fountain.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 106. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2235-2238.
Effective publication: FERNANDES (C.), RAINEY (F.A.), NOBRE (M.F.), PINHAL (I.), FOLHAS (F.) and DA COSTA (M.S.): Herminiimonas fonticola gen. nov., sp. nov., a Betaproteobacterium isolated from a source of bottled mineral water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2005, 28, 596-603.
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the etymology provided in the effective publication, the Latin nominative noun fons is erroneously cited as fontis (fontis is the genitive and means of a fountain).
Validation List no. 106 in IJSEM Online

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Herminiimonas glaciei Loveland-Curtze et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) UMB49 = ATCC BAA-1623 = DSM 21140.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU489741.
Etymology: L. gen. n. glaciei, of ice, in reference to the Greenland glacier.
Valid publication: LOVELAND-CURTZE (J.), MITEVA (V.I.) and BRENCHLEY (J.E.): Herminiimonas glaciei sp. nov., a novel ultramicrobacterium from 3042 m deep Greenland glacial ice. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1272-1277.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Herminiimonas saxobsidens Lang et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NS11 = CCM 7436 = DSM 18748.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM493906.
Etymology: L. n. saxum, rock; L. v. obsideo, to occupy; N.L. part. adj. saxobsidens, rock-occupying.
Valid publication: LANG (E.), SWIDERSKI (J.), STACKEBRANDT (E.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.) and SAHIN (N.): Herminiimonas saxobsidens sp. nov., isolated from a lichen-colonized rock. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2618-2622.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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