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Genus Jonesia

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Jonesia Rocourt and Stackebrandt 1987, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Jonesiaceae Stackebrandt et al. 1997).
Type species: ¤ Jonesia denitrificans (Prévot 1961) Rocourt et al. 1987.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Jonesia, named after  Dorothy Jones, British microbiologist.
Valid publication: ROCOURT (J.), WEHMEYER (U.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Listeria denitrificans to a new genus, Jonesia gen. nov., as Jonesia denitrificans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1987, 37, 266-270.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Jonesia denitrificans (Prévot 1961) Rocourt et al. 1987, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 14870= CCUG 15532 = CIP 55.134 = DSM 20603 = IFO (now NBRC) 15587 = JCM 11481 = NCTC 10816.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001706 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Listeria denitrificans Prévot 1961 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonym: "Listeria L26" Sohier et al.1948.
Etymology: N.L. v. denitrifico, to denitrify; N.L. part. adj. denitrificans, denitrifying.
Valid publication: ROCOURT (J.), WEHMEYER (U.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Listeria denitrificans to a new genus, Jonesia gen. nov., as Jonesia denitrificans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1987, 37, 266-270.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Jonesia quinghaiensis Schumann et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) QH3A7 = CGMCC 1.3459 = DSM 15701 = JCM 13009.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ626896.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. quinghaiensis, pertaining to Qinghai, Western province of China, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: SCHUMANN (P.), CUI (X.), STACKEBRANDT (E.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.), XU (L.) and JIANG (C.): Jonesia quinghaiensis sp. nov., a new member of the suborder Micrococcineae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 2181-2184.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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