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Genus Propionicimonas

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Propionicimonas Akasaka et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Propionicimonas paludicola Akasaka et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Propionicimonas, propionic acid-producing monad.
Valid publication: AKASAKA (H.), UEKI (A.), HANADA (S.), KAMAGATA (Y.) and UEKI (K.): Propionicimonas paludicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively anaerobic, Gram-positive, propionate-producing bacterium isolated from plant residue in irrigated rice-field soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1991-1998.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Propionicimonas paludicola Akasaka et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Wd = DSM 15597 = JCM 11933.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR733712.
Etymology: L. n. palus -udis, swamp, marsh; L. suff. -cola (from L. n. incola), inhabitant, dweller; N.L. masc. n. paludicola, an inhabitant of swamps.
Valid publication: AKASAKA (H.), UEKI (A.), HANADA (S.), KAMAGATA (Y.) and UEKI (K.): Propionicimonas paludicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively anaerobic, Gram-positive, propionate-producing bacterium isolated from plant residue in irrigated rice-field soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1991-1998.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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