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Genus Methylotenera

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Methylotenera Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Methylotenera mobilis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006.
Etymology: N.L. n. methylum (from French méthyle, back-formation from French méthylène, coined from Gr. n. methu, wine and Gr. n. hulê, wood), the methyl group; N.L. pref. methylo-, pertaining to the methyl radical; L. fem. adj. tenera, delicate; N.L. fem. n. Methylotenera, delicate methyl-utilizing organism.
Valid publication: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), BOWERMAN (S.), LARA (J.C.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Methylotenera mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligately methylamine-utilizing bacterium within the family Methylophilaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2819-2823.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Methylotenera Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006 emend. Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Methylotenera mobilis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006.
Etymology: N.L. n. methylum (from French méthyle, back-formation from French méthylène, coined from Gr. n. methu, wine and Gr. n. hulê, wood), the methyl group; N.L. pref. methylo-, pertaining to the methyl radical; L. fem. adj. tenera, delicate; N.L. fem. n. Methylotenera, delicate methyl-utilizing organism.
Valid publication: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), BECK (D.A.C.), VOROBEV (A.), SMALLEY (N.), KUNKEL (D.D.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Novel methylotrophic isolates from lake sediment, description of Methylotenera versatilis sp. nov. and emended description of the genus Methylotenera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 106-111.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methylotenera mobilis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JLW8 = ATCC BAA-1282 = DSM 17540.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001672 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. fem. adj. mobilis, motile.
Valid publication: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), BOWERMAN (S.), LARA (J.C.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Methylotenera mobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligately methylamine-utilizing bacterium within the family Methylophilaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2819-2823.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methylotenera versatilis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 301 = JCM 17579 = VKM B-2679.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP002056 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. fem. adj. versatilis, versatile.
Valid publication: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), BECK (D.A.C.), VOROBEV (A.), SMALLEY (N.), KUNKEL (D.D.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Novel methylotrophic isolates from lake sediment, description of Methylotenera versatilis sp. nov. and emended description of the genus Methylotenera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 106-111.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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