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Genus Paraferrimonas

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Paraferrimonas Khan and Harayama 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Paraferrimonas sedimenticola Khan and Harayama 2007.
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside; N.L. fem. n. Ferrimonas, a bacterial genus name; N.L. fem. n. Paraferrimonas, beside Ferrimonas.
Valid publication: KHAN (S.T.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Paraferrimonas sedimenticola gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium of the family Ferrimonadaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1493-1498.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Paraferrimonas sedimenticola Khan and Harayama 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Mok-106 = CIP 109284 = NBRC 101628.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB252732.
Etymology: L. neut. n. sedimentum, a settling, sediment; L. suffix -cola, dweller; N.L. masc. n. sedimenticola, sediment dweller, referring to the isolation of the strains from sediment at Okinawa Island.
Valid publication: KHAN (S.T.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Paraferrimonas sedimenticola gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium of the family Ferrimonadaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1493-1498.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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