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Genus Swaminathania

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").

 

Swaminathania Loganathan and Nair 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Swaminathania salitolerans Loganathan and Nair 2004.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Swaminathania, after Swaminathan, Indian biologist, the father of the Green Revolution in India.
Valid publication: LOGANATHAN (P.) and NAIR (S.): Swaminathania salitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., a salt-tolerant, nitrogen-fixing and phosphate-solubilizing bacterium from wild rice (Porteresia coarctata Tateoka). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1185-1190.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Swaminathania salitolerans Loganathan and Nair 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PA51 = LMG 21291 = MTCC 3852.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF459454.
Etymology: L. n. sal salis, salt; L. part. adj. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj. salitolerans, salt tolerating.
Valid publication: LOGANATHAN (P.) and NAIR (S.): Swaminathania salitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., a salt-tolerant, nitrogen-fixing and phosphate-solubilizing bacterium from wild rice (Porteresia coarctata Tateoka). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1185-1190.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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