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Genus Pyrinomonas

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").

 

Pyrinomonas Crowe et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pyrinomonas methylaliphatogenes Crowe et al. 2014.
Etymology: Gr. adj. pyrinos, born of fire, igneous, fiery; Gr. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Pyrinomonas, fire unit (bacterium), referring to its volcanic habitat.
Reference: CROWE, M. A., POWER, J. F., MORGAN, X. C., DUNFIELD, P. F., LAGUTIN, K., RIJPSTRA, W. I. C., RIJPSTRA, I. C., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S., HOUGHTON, K. M., RYAN, J. L. J. and STOTT, M. B. 2014. Pyrinomonas methylaliphatogenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel group 4 thermophilic member of the phylum Acidobacteria from geothermal soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 220-227..
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pyrinomonas methylaliphatogenes Crowe et al. 2014, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K22=DSM 25857=ICMP 18710.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AM749787.
Etymology: N.L. n. methylum (from French méthyle back-formation from French méthylène, coined from Gr. n. methu, wine and Gr. n. hulê, wood) the methyl group; Gr. n. aliphar, -atos, oil, fat; N.L. suff. -genes (from Gr. v. gennaô, to produce) producing; N.L. n. methylaliphatogenes, producing (iso) methyl-branching fats and glyceryl ether lipids.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Reference: CROWE, M. A., POWER, J. F., MORGAN, X. C., DUNFIELD, P. F., LAGUTIN, K., RIJPSTRA, W. I. C., RIJPSTRA, I. C., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S., HOUGHTON, K. M., RYAN, J. L. J. and STOTT, M. B. 2014. Pyrinomonas methylaliphatogenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel group 4 thermophilic member of the phylum Acidobacteria from geothermal soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 220-227.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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