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Genus Succinimonas

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).


 

Succinimonas Bryant et al. 1958, genus.
Type species: ¤ Succinimonas amylolytica Bryant et al. 1958 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum succinicum, succinic acid; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Succinimonas, succinic acid monad.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: BRYANT (M.P.), SMALL (N.), BOUMA (C.) and CHU (H.): Bacteroides ruminicola n. sp. and the new genus and species Succinimonas amylolytica. Species of succinic acid-producing anaerobic bacteria of the bovine rumen. Journal of Bacteriology, 1958, 76, 15-23.

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Succinimonas amylolytica Bryant et al. 1958, species. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 19206= DSM 2873.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17599.
Etymology: Gr. n. amulon, starch; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutikê), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj. amylolytica, starch dissolving.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: BRYANT (M.P.), SMALL (N.), BOUMA (C.) and CHU (H.): Bacteroides ruminicola n. sp. and the new genus and species Succinimonas amylolytica. Species of succinic acid-producing anaerobic bacteria of the bovine rumen. Journal of Bacteriology, 1958, 76, 15-23.

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