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Genus Hydrocarboniphaga

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Hydrocarboniphaga Palleroni et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Hydrocarboniphaga effusa Palleroni et al. 2004.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. hydrocarbonum, hydrocarbon; Gr. v. phagein, to eat; N.L. fem. n. Hydrocarboniphaga, eater of hydrocarbons.
Valid publication: PALLERONI (N.J.), PORT (A.M.), CHANG (H.K.) and ZYLSTRA (G.J.): Hydrocarboniphaga effusa gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the γ-Proteobacteria active in alkane and aromatic hydrocarbon degradation. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1203-1207.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Hydrocarboniphaga daqingensis Liu et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B2-9 = CGMCC 1.7049 = NBRC 104238.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU313812.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. daqingensis, pertaining to Daqing, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LIU (Y.), SONG (X.F.), JIANG (J.T.), LIU (Y.H.), XU (C.J.), LI (H.) and LIU (Z.P.): Hydrocarboniphaga daqingensis sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 408-411.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Hydrocarboniphaga effusa Palleroni et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AP103 = ATCC BAA-332 = DSM 16095.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY363245.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. effusa, wide-spread, extensive, diffuse, making reference to the spreading tendency of colonies growing on minimal agar medium.
Valid publication: PALLERONI (N.J.), PORT (A.M.), CHANG (H.K.) and ZYLSTRA (G.J.): Hydrocarboniphaga effusa gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the γ-Proteobacteria active in alkane and aromatic hydrocarbon degradation. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1203-1207.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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