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Genus Ponticaulis

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").

 

Ponticaulis Kang and Lee 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ponticaulis koreensis Kang and Lee 2009.
Etymology: L. n. pontus, the sea; L. masc. n. caulis, a stalk, referring to a prostheca; N.L. masc. n. Ponticaulis, stalk from the sea.
Valid publication: KANG (H.S.) and LEE (S.D.): Ponticaulis koreensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Hyphomonadaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2951-2955.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ponticaulis koreensis Kang and Lee 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GSW-23 = DSM 19734 = JCM 14975 = KCTC 22146.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM202497.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. koreensis, pertaining to Korea, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: KANG (H.S.) and LEE (S.D.): Ponticaulis koreensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Hyphomonadaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2951-2955.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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