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Genus Limnochorda

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").

 

Limnochorda Watanabe et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Limnochorda pilosa Watanabe et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. n. limnos, lake; L. fem. n. chorda, chord, string; N.L. fem. n. Limnochorda, string of lake, referring to the isolation source of the type species.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Limnochorda pilosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, facultatively anaerobic, pleomorphic bacterium and proposal of Limnochordaceae fam. nov., Limnochordales ord. nov. and Limnochordia classis nov. in the phylum Firmicutes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2378-2384.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Limnochorda pilosa Watanabe et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HC45=NBRC 110152=DSM 28787.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB992259.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. pilosa, hairy, rough, bristly, referring to the shaggy cell surface of the organism.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: WATANABE, M., KOJIMA, H. and FUKUI, M. 2015. Limnochorda pilosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, facultatively anaerobic, pleomorphic bacterium and proposal of Limnochordaceae fam. nov., Limnochordales ord. nov. and Limnochordia classis nov. in the phylum Firmicutes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2378-2384.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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