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Genus Methyloparacoccus

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Methyloparacoccus Hoefman et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Methyloparacoccus murrellii Hoefman et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. n. methylum (from French méthyle), the methyl group; N.L. pref. methylo- pertaining to the methyl radical; Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. n. kokkos), a grain or berry; N.L. masc. n. Methyloparacoccus, referring to a methyl-using organism resembling but clearly different from other methyl-using cocci.
Valid publication: HOEFMAN, S., VAN DER HA, D., IGUCHI, H., YURIMOTO, H., SAKAI, Y., BOON, N., VANDAMME, P., HEYLEN, K. and DE VOS, P. 2014. Methyloparacoccus murrellii gen. nov., sp. nov., a methanotroph isolated from pond water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2100-2107.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methyloparacoccus murrellii Hoefman et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R-49797=LMG 27482=JCM 19379.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF558990.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. murrellii, of Murrell, named in honour of the British microbiologist Colin Murrell for his contributions to the knowledge on methanotrophs.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: HOEFMAN, S., VAN DER HA, D., IGUCHI, H., YURIMOTO, H., SAKAI, Y., BOON, N., VANDAMME, P., HEYLEN, K. and DE VOS, P. 2014. Methyloparacoccus murrellii gen. nov., sp. nov., a methanotroph isolated from pond water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2100-2107.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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