Title


Sign up here for LPSN updates!


Genus Soonwooa

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Soonwooa Joung et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Soonwooa buanensis Joung et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Soonwooa, named in memory of Professor Soon-Woo Hong, a microbiologist who founded the first university microbiology department in Korea.
Valid publication: JOUNG (Y.), SONG (J.), LEE (K.), OH (H.M.), JOH (K.) and CHO (J.C.): Soonwooa buanensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2061-2065.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Soonwooa buanensis Joung et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HM0024 = CECT 7503 = KCTC 22689.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ713810.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. buanensis, pertaining to Buan beach, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: JOUNG (Y.), SONG (J.), LEE (K.), OH (H.M.), JOH (K.) and CHO (J.C.): Soonwooa buanensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2061-2065.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Soonwooa purpurea Sirra et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) I54=KCTC 52722=JCM 31880.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LT717348.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. purpurea, vermillion, crimson referring to the pink-red pigment produced by the strain.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: SIRRA, M. R. S., PADAKANDLA, S. R. and CHAE, J. C. 2017. Soonwooa purpurea sp. nov., isolated from a fresh water river. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 5193-5197.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image