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Genus Melghirimyces

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Melghirimyces Addou et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Melghirimyces algeriensis Addou et al. 2012.
Etymology: N.L. n. Melghir, a salted lake named Chott Melghir in south-east of Algeria, from where the organism was isolated; Gr. masc. n. mukês, fungus; N.L. masc. n. Melghirimyces, a fungus of Chott Melghir.
Valid publication: ADDOU (A.N.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), HACENE (H.), CAYOL (J.L.) and FARDEAU (M.L.): Melghirimyces algeriensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Thermoactinomycetaceae, isolated from a salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1491-1498.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Melghirimyces algeriensis Addou et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NariEX = CCUG 59620 = DSM 45474.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ383683.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. algeriensis, of or belonging to Algeria.
Valid publication: ADDOU (A.N.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), HACENE (H.), CAYOL (J.L.) and FARDEAU (M.L.): Melghirimyces algeriensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Thermoactinomycetaceae, isolated from a salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1491-1498.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Melghirimyces profundicolus Li et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SCSIO 11153=DSM 45787=CCTCC AA 2012007=NBRC 109068.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JX555981.
Etymology: L. neut. n. profundum, depth, abyss; L. n. incolus, inhabitant; N.L. fem. n. profundicolus, inhabitant of the abyss.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: LI, J., QIN, S., YOU, Z.-Q., LONG, L.-J., TIAN, X.-P., WANG, F.-Z. and ZHANG, S. 2013. Melghirimyces profundicolus sp. nov., isolated from a deep-sea sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4552-4556.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Melghirimyces thermohalophilus Addou et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Nari11A = CCUG 60050 = DSM 45514.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JX861508.
Etymology: Gr. n. thermê, heat; Gr. n. hals halos, salt; Gr. masc. adj. philos, loving; N.L. masc. adj. thermohalophilus, heat- and salt-loving.
Valid publication: ADDOU (A.N.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), BOUANANE-DARENFED (A.), AMAROUCHE-YALA (S.), HACENE (H.), CAYOL (J.L.) and FARDEAU (M.L.): Melghirimyces thermohalophilus sp. nov., a thermoactinomycete isolated from an Algerian salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1717-1722.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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