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Genus Methylovulum

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").


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


 

Methylovulum Iguchi et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Methylovulum miyakonense Iguchi et al. 2011.
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; N.L. neut. n. ovulum, small egg; N.L. neut. n. Methylovulum, small methyl-using egg.
Valid publication: IGUCHI (H.), YURIMOTO (H.) and SAKAI (Y.): Methylovulum miyakonense gen. nov., sp. nov., a type I methanotroph isolated from forest soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 810-815.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methylovulum miyakonense Iguchi et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HT12 = ATCC BAA-2070 = DSM 23269 = NBRC 106162.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB501287.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. miyakonense, of or belonging to, Miyako, the ancient capital Kyoto.
Valid publication: IGUCHI (H.), YURIMOTO (H.) and SAKAI (Y.): Methylovulum miyakonense gen. nov., sp. nov., a type I methanotroph isolated from forest soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 810-815.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Methylovulum psychrotolerans Oshkin et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Sph1=LMG 29227=VKM B-3018.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KT381578.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: Gr. adj. psychros, cold; L. pres. part. tolerans, tolerant; N.L. part. adj. psychrotolerans, cold-tolerant.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: OSHKIN, I. Y., BELOVA, S. E., DANILOVA, O. V., MIROSHNIKOV, K. K., RIJPSTRA, W. I., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S., LIESACK, W. and DEDYSH, S. N. 2016. Methylovulum psychrotolerans sp. nov., a cold-adapted methanotroph from low-temperature terrestrial environments, and emended description of the genus Methylovulum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 2417-2423.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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