Genus Methyloversatilis

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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").

 

Methyloversatilis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Methyloversatilis universalis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006.
Etymology: N. Gr. n. methyl (from Gr. n. methu, wine and Gr. n. hulê, wood), methyl radical; L. adj. versatilis, versatile; N.L. fem. n. Methyloversatilis, versatile methyl (utilizer), reflecting the versatile trophic abilities of the first isolates.
Reference: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), DE MARCO (P.), BOWERMAN (S.), PACHECO (C.C.), LARA (J.C.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Methyloversatilis universalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel taxon within the Betaproteobacteria represented by three methylotrophic isolates. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2517-2522.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methyloversatilis thermotolerans Doronina et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 3t=VKM B-2692=CCUG 61694=DSM 25156.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC782839.
Etymology: Gr. n. thermê, heat; L. part. adj. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj. thermotolerans, tolerant of heat.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Reference: DORONINA, N. V., KAPARULLINA, E. N. and TROTSENKO, Y. A. 2014. Methyloversatilis thermotolerans sp. nov., a novel thermotolerant facultative methylotroph isolated from a hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 158-164.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methyloversatilis universalis Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain FAM5 = CCUG 52030 = JCM 13912.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ442273.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. universalis, universal, reflecting the ubiquitous distribution of the first isolates in the environment.
Reference: KALYUZHNAYA (M.G.), DE MARCO (P.), BOWERMAN (S.), PACHECO (C.C.), LARA (J.C.), LIDSTROM (M.E.) and CHISTOSERDOVA (L.): Methyloversatilis universalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel taxon within the Betaproteobacteria represented by three methylotrophic isolates. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2517-2522.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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