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Genus Limibacter

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").

 

Limibacter Yoon et al. 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Limibacter armeniacum Yoon et al. 2008.
Etymology: L. n. limus, mud; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod or staff; N.L. masc. n. Limibacter, rod from mud, referring to the isolation source of the first strains.
Valid publication: YOON (J.), MATSUO (Y.), KASAI (H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Limibacter armeniacum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel representative of the family 'Flammeovirgaceae' isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 982-986.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: Limus is a Latin noun, not a Latin adjective as cited in the etymology provided in the paper by Yoon et al. 2008.

 

Limibacter armeniacum Yoon et al. 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YM11-185 = KCTC 22132 = MBIC08286.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB359907.
Etymology: L. neut. n. armeniacum (nominative in apposition), an apricot, a rod called the apricot, intended to mean apricot-coloured.
Valid publication: YOON (J.), MATSUO (Y.), KASAI (H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Limibacter armeniacum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel representative of the family 'Flammeovirgaceae' isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 982-986.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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