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Genus Melaminivora

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").

 

Melaminivora Wang et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Melaminivora alkalimesophila Wang et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. melaminum, melamine; L. v. voro, to eat, to devour; N.L. fem. n. Melaminivora, melamine-eating.
Valid publication: WANG, H., LI, J., HU, A., QIN, D., XU, H. and YU, C.-P. 2014. Melaminivora alkalimesophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a melamine-degrading betaproteobacterium isolated from a melamine-producing factory. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1938-1944.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Melaminivora alkalimesophila Wang et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CY1=CCTCC AB 2012024=DSM 26006.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ676982.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali (from Arabic al-qalyi, the ashes of saltwort), soda ash; Gr. adj. mesos, middle; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on) friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. alkalimesophila, loving alkaline and mesophilic conditions.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: WANG, H., LI, J., HU, A., QIN, D., XU, H. and YU, C.-P. 2014. Melaminivora alkalimesophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a melamine-degrading betaproteobacterium isolated from a melamine-producing factory. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1938-1944.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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