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Genus Pleomorphomonas

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Pleomorphomonas Xie and Yokota 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pleomorphomonas oryzae Xie and Yokota 2005.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. pleomorphus (from Gr. adj. pleos, full, and Gr. n. morphê, form, shape), pleomorphic; Gr. fem. n. monas, monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Pleomorphomonas, pleomorphic monad.
Valid publication: XIE (C.H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Pleomorphomonas oryzae gen. nov., sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from paddy soil of Oryza sativa. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1233-1237.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleomorphomonas diazotrophica Madhaiyan et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R5-392=KACC 16233=DSM 25022.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ346801.
Etymology: L. inseparable particle dis, twice, doubly; N.L. n. azotum, nitrogen; N.L. pref. diazo-, pertaining to dinitrogen; N.L. fem. adj. trophica, (from Gr. fem. adj. trophikê) nursing, tending; N.L. fem. adj. diazotrophica, growing on dinitrogen, isolated from root tissue of Jatropha curcas L.
Source: Plant.
Valid publication: MADHAIYAN, M., JIN, T. Y., ROY, J. J., KIM, S.-J., WEON, H.-Y., KWON, S.-W. and JI, L. 2013. Pleomorphomonas diazotrophica sp. nov., an endophytic N-fixing bacterium isolated from root tissue of Jatropha curcas L. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2477-2483.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleomorphomonas koreensis Im et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Y9 = KCTC 12246 = NBRC 100803.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB127972.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. koreensis, pertaining to Korea, where the type strain was isolated and researched.
Valid publication: IM (W.T.), KIM (S.H.), KIM (M.K.), TEN (L.N.) and LEE (S.T.): Pleomorphomonas koreensis sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing species in the order Rhizobiales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1663-1666.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pleomorphomonas oryzae Xie and Yokota 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) F-7 = ATCC BAA-940 = DSM 16300 = IAM 15079 = JCM 21540 = NBRC 102288.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB159680.
Etymology: L. gen. n. oryzae, of rice, from which the strains were isolated.
Valid publication: XIE (C.H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Pleomorphomonas oryzae gen. nov., sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from paddy soil of Oryza sativa. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1233-1237.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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