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Genus Neptunomonas

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: 7
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).


 

Neptunomonas Hedlund et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Neptunomonas naphthovorans Hedlund et al. 1999.
Etymology: L. n. Neptunus, Neptune, the Roman god of the sea; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Neptunomonas, Neptune's monad.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 71. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1325-1326.
Effective publication: HEDLUND (B.P.), GEISELBRECHT (A.D.), BAIR (T.J.) and STALEY (J.T.): Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon degradation by a new marine bacterium, Neptunomonas naphthovorans gen. nov., sp. nov. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 1999, 65, 251-259.
Validation List no. 71 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Neptunomonas Hedlund et al. 1999 emend. Lee et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Neptunomonas naphthovorans Hedlund et al. 1999.
Etymology: L. n. Neptunus, Neptune, the Roman god of the sea; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Neptunomonas, Neptune's monad.
Reference: LEE (H.W.), SHIN (N.R.), LEE (J.), ROH (S.W.), WHON (T.W.) and BAE (J.W.): Neptunomonas concharum sp. nov., isolated from a dead ark clam, and emended description of the genus Neptunomonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2657-2661.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Neptunomonas Hedlund et al. 1999 emend. Lee et al. 2012 emend. Yang et al. 2014.
Reference: YANG, S.-H., SEO, H.-S., LEE, J.-H., KIM, S.-J. and KWON, K. K. 2014. Neptunomonas acidivorans sp. nov., isolated from sediment, and emended description of the genus Neptunomonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3650-3654.
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Neptunomonas acidivorans Yang et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MEBiC06243=KCCM 42975=JCM 18291.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ672629.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum, an acid; L. part. adj. vorans, eating, devouring; N.L. part. adj. acidivorans, acid-devouring.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: YANG, S.-H., SEO, H.-S., LEE, J.-H., KIM, S.-J. and KWON, K. K. 2014. Neptunomonas acidivorans sp. nov., isolated from sediment, and emended description of the genus Neptunomonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3650-3654.
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Neptunomonas antarctica Zhang et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S3-22 = CCTCC AB 209086 = KACC 14056.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ713802.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. antarctica, southern, and by extension pertaining to Antarctic, the geographical origin of the type strain.
Valid publication: ZHANG (X.Y.), ZHANG (Y.J.), YU (Y.), LI (H.J.), GAO (Z.M.), CHEN (X.L.), CHEN (B.) and ZHANG (Y.Z.): Neptunomonas antarctica sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1958-1961.
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Neptunomonas concharum Lee et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LHW37 = JCM 17730 = KACC 15543.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF748732.
Etymology: L. gen. pl. n. concharum, of bivalves, of shellfish, indicating the type of animal from which the species was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (H.W.), SHIN (N.R.), LEE (J.), ROH (S.W.), WHON (T.W.) and BAE (J.W.): Neptunomonas concharum sp. nov., isolated from a dead ark clam, and emended description of the genus Neptunomonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2657-2661.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Neptunomonas japonica Miyazaki et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMM 0745 = DSM 18939 = JCM 14595.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB288092.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. japonica, Japan, pertaining to Japan, where the isolate originated.
Valid publication: MIYAZAKI (M.), NOGI (Y.), FUJIWARA (Y.), KAWATO (M.), KUBOKAWA (K.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Neptunomonas japonica sp. nov., an Osedax japonicus symbiont-like bacterium isolated from sediment adjacent to sperm whale carcasses off Kagoshima, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 866-871.
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Neptunomonas naphthovorans Hedlund et al. 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NAG-2N-126 = ATCC 700637= CIP 106451 = NBRC 101991.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF053734.
Etymology: N.L. suff. naphtho-, combining form of naphthalene, a white, crystalline hydrocarbon; L. part. adj. vorans, eating, devouring; N.L. part. adj. naphthovorans, naphthalene-devouring.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 71. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1325-1326.
Effective publication: HEDLUND (B.P.), GEISELBRECHT (A.D.), BAIR (T.J.) and STALEY (J.T.): Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon degradation by a new marine bacterium, Neptunomonas naphthovorans gen. nov., sp. nov. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 1999, 65, 251-259.
Validation List no. 71 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Neptunomonas phycophila Frommlet et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SYM1=LMG 28329=CECT 8716.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KM591221.
Etymology: Gr. n. phykos, algae; Gr. adj. philos, loving; N.L. fem. adj. phycophila, algae-loving, referring to its association with Symbiodinium algae.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: FROMMLET, J. R., GUIMARÃES, B. R., SOUSA, L. G., SERÂDIO, J. O. and ALVES, A. 2015. Neptunomonas phycophila sp. nov. isolated from a culture of Symbiodinium sp., a dinoflagellate symbiont of the sea anemone Aiptasia tagetes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 915-919.
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Neptunomonas qingdaonensis Liu et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) P10-2-4 = CGMCC 1.10971 = KCTC 23686.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF747202.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. qingdaonensis, of or pertaining to Qingdao, a coastal city in eastern China, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LIU (A.), ZHANG (X.Y.), CHEN (C.X.), XIE (B.B.), QIN (Q.L.), LIU (C.), LI (G.W.), LI (H.), XU (Z.), CHEN (X.L.), ZHOU (B.C.) and ZHANG (Y.Z.): Neptunomonas qingdaonensis sp. nov., isolated from intertidal sand. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1673-1677.
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