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Genus Kistimonas

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").

 

Kistimonas Choi et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Kistimonas asteriae Choi et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. n. kistum, acronym of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST); L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Kistimonas, Kist monad.
Valid publication: CHOI (E.J.), KWON (H.C.), SOHN (Y.C.) and YANG (H.O.): Kistimonas asteriae gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from Asterias amurensis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 938-943.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Kistimonas Choi et al. 2010 emend. Lee et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Kistimonas asteriae Choi et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. n. kistum, acronym of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST); L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Kistimonas, Kist monad.
Reference: LEE (J.), SHIN (N.R.), LEE (H.W.), ROH (S.W.), KIM (M.S.), KIM (Y.O.) and BAE (J.W.): Kistimonas scapharcae sp. nov., isolated from a dead ark clam (Scapharca broughtonii), and emended description of the genus Kistimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2865-2869.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Kistimonas asteriae Choi et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KMD 001 = JCM 15607 = KCCM 90076.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU599216.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. asteriae, of Asterias amurensis, a starfish.
Valid publication: CHOI (E.J.), KWON (H.C.), SOHN (Y.C.) and YANG (H.O.): Kistimonas asteriae gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium isolated from Asterias amurensis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 938-943.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Kistimonas scapharcae Lee et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) A36 = JCM 17805 = KACC 16204.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF811908.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. scapharcae, of Scapharca, isolated from Scapharca broughtonii (ark clam).
Valid publication: LEE (J.), SHIN (N.R.), LEE (H.W.), ROH (S.W.), KIM (M.S.), KIM (Y.O.) and BAE (J.W.): Kistimonas scapharcae sp. nov., isolated from a dead ark clam (Scapharca broughtonii), and emended description of the genus Kistimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2865-2869.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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