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Genus Hongia

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").

 

Hongia Lee et al. 2000, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Hongia koreensis Lee et al. 2000.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Hongia, named after Soon-Woo Hong (1927-1988), a Korean microbiologist who devoted his life to the study of soil micro-organisms.
Valid publication: LEE (S.D.), KANG (S.O.) and HAH (Y.C.): Hongia gen. nov., a new genus of the order Actinomycetales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 191-199.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Kribbella Park et al. 1999 emend. Sohn et al. 2003.

Note: Sohn et al. 2003 propose to transfer ¤ Hongia koreensis Lee et al. 2000 (the type species of the genus Hongia) to the genus ¤ Kribbella as ¤ Kribbella koreensis (Lee et al. 2000) Sohn et al. 2003, comb. nov. According to Rule 37a, bacteriologists adhering to this proposal must change the name Hongia to ¤ Kribbella.
Reference: SOHN (K.), HONG (S.G.), BAE (K.S.) and CHUN (J.): Transfer of Hongia koreensis Lee et al. 2000 to the genus Kribbella Park et al. 1999 as Kribbella koreensis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1005-1007.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Hongia koreensis Lee et al. 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LM 161 = IMSNU 50530 = JCM 10977 = NBRC 101069.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y09159.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. koreensis, pertaining to Korea, the location of the soil sample from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (S.D.), KANG (S.O.) and HAH (Y.C.): Hongia gen. nov., a new genus of the order Actinomycetales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 191-199.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Kribbella koreensis (Lee et al. 2000) Sohn et al. 2003, comb. nov.

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