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Genus Leeia

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").

 

Leeia Lim et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Leeia oryzae Lim et al. 2007.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Leeia, named after Keho Lee, a Korean microbiologist who devoted his life to the study of food micro-organisms.
Valid publication: LIM (J.M.), JEON (C.O.), LEE (G.S.), PARK (D.J.), KANG (U.G.), PARK (C.Y.) and KIM (C.J.): Leeia oryzae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a rice field in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1204-1208.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Leeia oryzae Lim et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HW7 = DSM 17879 = KCTC 12585.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ280369.
Etymology: L. gen. n. oryzae, of rice, referring to the rice-paddy fields where the strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LIM (J.M.), JEON (C.O.), LEE (G.S.), PARK (D.J.), KANG (U.G.), PARK (C.Y.) and KIM (C.J.): Leeia oryzae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a rice field in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1204-1208.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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