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Genus Rhodoluna

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: 2
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).


 

Rhodoluna Hahn et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Rhodoluna lacicola Hahn et al. 2014.
Etymology: Gr. n. rhodon, the rose; L. fem. n. luna, the moon; N.L. fem. n. Rhodoluna, red-coloured moon, referring to the red pigmentation and the seemingly selenoid (crescent shape) morphology of the strain.
Valid publication: HAHN, M. W., SCHMIDT, J., TAIPALE, S. J., DOOLITTLE, W. F. and KOLL, U. 2014. Rhodoluna lacicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a planktonic freshwater bacterium with stream-lined genome. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3254-3263.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Rhodoluna lacicola Hahn et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MWH-Ta8=DSM 23834=LMG 26932.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AM182889 .
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: 2504643007.
Etymology: L. masc. n. lacus, lake; L. suffix n. -cola (from incola, the inhabitant); N.L. masc. n. lacicola, inhabitant of lakes.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: HAHN, M. W., SCHMIDT, J., TAIPALE, S. J., DOOLITTLE, W. F. and KOLL, U. 2014. Rhodoluna lacicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a planktonic freshwater bacterium with stream-lined genome. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3254-3263.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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