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Genus Rubrimonas

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).


 

Rubrimonas Suzuki et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Rubrimonas cliftonensis Suzuki et al. 1999.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Rum. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Etymology: L. adj. ruber -bra -brum, red; L. fem. n. monas, monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Rubrimonas, reddish monad.
Valid publication: SUZUKI (T.), MUROGA (Y.), TAKAHAMA (M.), SHIBA (T.) and NISHIMURA (Y.): Rubrimonas cliftonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacterium isolated from a saline lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 201-205.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Rubrimonas cliftonensis Suzuki et al. 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OCh 317 = CIP 105913 = JCM 10189 = NBRC 100047.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D85834.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. cliftonensis, pertaining to Lake Clifton, Australia, the source of the type strain.
Valid publication: SUZUKI (T.), MUROGA (Y.), TAKAHAMA (M.), SHIBA (T.) and NISHIMURA (Y.): Rubrimonas cliftonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacterium isolated from a saline lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 201-205.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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