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Genus Marixanthomonas

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").

 

Marixanthomonas Romanenko et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Marixanthomonas ophiurae Romanenko et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. n. mare, the sea; Gr. adj. xanthos, yellow; Gr. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Marixanthomonas, a marine yellow monad.
Valid publication: ROMANENKO (L.A.), UCHINO (M.), FROLOVA (G.M.) and MIKHAILOV (V.V.): Marixanthomonas ophiurae gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from a deep-sea brittle star. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 457-462.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Marixanthomonas ophiurae Romanenko et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JCM 14121 = KMM 3046 = NRIC 0684.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB261012.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. ophiurae, of Ophiura, a genus of invertebrates belonging to the class Ophiuroidea, the source of isolation of the type strain.
Valid publication: ROMANENKO (L.A.), UCHINO (M.), FROLOVA (G.M.) and MIKHAILOV (V.V.): Marixanthomonas ophiurae gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from a deep-sea brittle star. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 457-462.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the etymology provided by Romanenko et al. 2007, the genus Ophiura is erroneously cited as a class ("N.L. gen. n. ophiurae, of Ophiura, a class of invertebrates belonging to the Ophiuroidea, the source of isolation of the type strain").

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