Genus Ideonella

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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").

 

Ideonella Malmqvist et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ideonella dechloratans Malmqvist et al. 1994.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Ideonella, derived from Ideon the research center where the bacterium was isolated and described.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 50. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 595. [MALMQVIST (A.), WELANDER (T.), MOORE (E.), TERNSTROM (A.), MOLIN (G.) and STENSTROM (I.): Ideonella dechloratans, gen. nov., sp. nov., a new bacterium capable of growing anaerobically with chlorate as an electron acceptor. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1994, 17, 58-64.]
Validation List no. 50 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Ideonella Malmqvist et al. 1994 emend. Noar and Buckley 2009.
Type species: ¤ Ideonella dechloratans Malmqvist et al. 1994.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Ideonella, derived from Ideon the research center where the bacterium was isolated and described.
Reference: NOAR (J.D.) and BUCKLEY (D.H.): Ideonella azotifigens sp. nov., an aerobic diazotroph of the Betaproteobacteria isolated from grass rhizosphere soil, and emended description of the genus Ideonella. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1941-1946.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ideonella azotifigens Noar and Buckley 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1a22 = DSM 21438 = JCM 15503.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU542576.
Etymology: N.L. n. azotum [from Fr. n. azote (from Gr. prep. a, not; Gr. n. zôê, life; N.Gr. n. azôê, not sustaining life)], nitrogen; L. v. figere, to fix, attach; N.L. part. adj. azotifigens, nitrogen-fixing.
Reference: NOAR (J.D.) and BUCKLEY (D.H.): Ideonella azotifigens sp. nov., an aerobic diazotroph of the Betaproteobacteria isolated from grass rhizosphere soil, and emended description of the genus Ideonella. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1941-1946.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ideonella dechloratans Malmqvist et al. 1994, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ATCC 51718 = CCUG 30977 = CCUG 30898 = CIP 104251.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X72724.
Etymology: L. de, from; N.L. n. chloras -atis, chlorate; N.L. adj. chloratans, referring to chlorate; N.L. adj. dechloratans, derived from chlorate; intended to mean chlorate-utilizing bacterium.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 50. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 595. [MALMQVIST (A.), WELANDER (T.), MOORE (E.), TERNSTROM (A.), MOLIN (G.) and STENSTROM (I.): Ideonella dechloratans, gen. nov., sp. nov., a new bacterium capable of growing anaerobically with chlorate as an electron acceptor. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1994, 17, 58-64.]
Validation List no. 50 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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