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Genus Sungkyunkwania

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").

 

Sungkyunkwania Yoon et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sungkyunkwania multivorans Yoon et al. 2013.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Sungkyunkwania, named after Sungkyunkwan University, where taxonomic studies of this taxon were performed.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), GYEONG (H.R.) and KIM (S.I.): Sungkyunkwania multivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater from a seaweed farm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1995-2001.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sungkyunkwania multivorans Yoon et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PDB-16 = CCUG 62952 = KCTC 32138.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JQ911704.
Etymology: L. adj. multus, many; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring, eating; N.L. part. adj. multivorans, devouring many polysaccharides.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), GYEONG (H.R.) and KIM (S.I.): Sungkyunkwania multivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from seawater from a seaweed farm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1995-2001.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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