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Genus Mongoliicoccus

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").

 

Mongoliicoccus Liu et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Mongoliicoccus roseus Liu et al. 2012.
Etymology: N.L. n. Mongolia, Mongolia; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Mongoliicoccus, a coccus from Mongolia, referring to the isolation of the type strain from the Mongolia Plateau.
Valid publication: LIU (Y.P.), WANG (Y.X.), LI (Y.X.), FENG (F.Y.), LIU (H.R.) and WANG (J.): Mongoliicoccus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic bacterium isolated from a haloalkaline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2206-2212.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Mongoliicoccus alkaliphilus Subhash et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JC165=KCTC 32210=LMG 27255.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE996970.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali, soda ash; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. alkaliphilus, loving alkaline conditions.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: SUBHASH, Y., TUSHAR, L., SASIKALA, CH. and RAMANA CH., V. 2013. Mongoliicoccus alkaliphilus sp. nov. and Litoribacter alkaliphilus sp. nov. isolated from salt pans. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3457-3462.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Mongoliicoccus roseus Liu et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MIM28 = ACCC 05511 = KCTC 19808.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ326178.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. roseus, rose-coloured.
Valid publication: LIU (Y.P.), WANG (Y.X.), LI (Y.X.), FENG (F.Y.), LIU (H.R.) and WANG (J.): Mongoliicoccus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic bacterium isolated from a haloalkaline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2206-2212.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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