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Genus Terrimonas

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: 7
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).


 

Terrimonas Xie and Yokota 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Terrimonas ferruginea (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Xie and Yokota 2006.
Etymology: L. n. terra, soil; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Terrimonas, soil monad.
Valid publication: XIE (C.H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Reclassification of [Flavobacterium] ferrugineum as Terrimonas ferruginea gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Terrimonas lutea sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1117-1121.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Terrimonas Xie and Yokota 2006 emend. Zhang et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Terrimonas ferruginea (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Xie and Yokota 2006.
Etymology: L. n. terra, soil; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Terrimonas, soil monad.
Reference: ZHANG (J.), GU (T.), ZHOU (Y.), HE (J.), ZHENG (L.Q.), LI (W.J.), HUANG (X.) and LI (S.P.): Terrimonas rubra sp. nov., isolated from a polluted farmland soil and emended description of the genus Terrimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2593-2597.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Terrimonas Xie and Yokota 2006 emend. Jin et al. 2013.
Type species: ¤ Terrimonas ferruginea (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Xie and Yokota 2006.
Etymology: L. n. terra, soil; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Terrimonas, soil monad.
Reference: JIN (D.), WANG (P.), BAI (Z.), JIN (B.), YU (Z.), WANG (X.), ZHUANG (G.) and ZHANG (H.): Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1658-1664.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas aquatica Sheu et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RIB1-6 = BCRC 17941 = LMG 24825.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ347757.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. aquatica, living, growing or found in the water, aquatic.
Valid publication: SHEU (S.Y.), CHO (N.T.), ARUN (A.B.) and CHEN (W.M.): Terrimonas aquatica sp. nov., isolated from a freshwater spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2705-2709.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Terrimonas aquatica Sheu et al. 2010 emend. Jin et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RIB1-6 = BCRC 17941 = LMG 24825.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ347757.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. aquatica, living, growing or found in the water, aquatic.
Reference: JIN (D.), WANG (P.), BAI (Z.), JIN (B.), YU (Z.), WANG (X.), ZHUANG (G.) and ZHANG (H.): Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1658-1664.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas arctica Jiang et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R9-86=CCTCC AB 2011004=NRRL B-59114.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ631121.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. arctica, northern, from the Arctic, referring to the site where the type strain was isolated (Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway).
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: JIANG, F., QIU, X., CHANG, X., QU, Z., REN, L., KAN, W., GUO, Y., FANG, C. and PENG, F. 2014. Terrimonas arctica sp. nov., isolated from Arctic tundra soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3798-3803.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas ferruginea (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Xie and Yokota 2006, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 13524= CCUG 33443 = DSM 30193 = IAM 15098 = JCM 21559 = LMG 4021 = NBRC 14992.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM230484.
Basonym: ¤ Flavobacterium ferrugineum Sickles and Shaw 1934 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonym: "Pseudobacterium ferrugineum" (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Krasil'nikov 1949, "Empedobacter ferrugineum" (sic) (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Prévot 1961.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. ferruginea, rust-coloured.
Valid publication: XIE (C.H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Reclassification of [Flavobacterium] ferrugineum as Terrimonas ferruginea gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Terrimonas lutea sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1117-1121.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Terrimonas ferruginea (Sickles and Shaw 1934) Xie and Yokota 2006 emend. Jin et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 13524= CCUG 33443 = DSM 30193 = IAM 15098 = JCM 21559 = LMG 4021 = NBRC 14992.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM230484.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. ferruginea, rust-coloured.
Reference: JIN (D.), WANG (P.), BAI (Z.), JIN (B.), YU (Z.), WANG (X.), ZHUANG (G.) and ZHANG (H.): Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1658-1664.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas lutea Xie and Yokota 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DY = CCTCC AB205006 = IAM 15284 = JCM 21735.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB192292.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. lutea, golden-yellow.
Valid publication: XIE (C.H.) and YOKOTA (A.): Reclassification of [Flavobacterium] ferrugineum as Terrimonas ferruginea gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Terrimonas lutea sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1117-1121.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Terrimonas lutea Xie and Yokota 2006 emend. Jin et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DY = CCTCC AB205006 = IAM 15284 = JCM 21735.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB192292.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. lutea, golden-yellow.
Reference: JIN (D.), WANG (P.), BAI (Z.), JIN (B.), YU (Z.), WANG (X.), ZHUANG (G.) and ZHANG (H.): Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1658-1664.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas pekingensis Jin et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) QH = CICC 10452 = NCCB 100397.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF834159.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. pekingensis, of or pertaining to Peking, the former English name of Beijing, where the type strain was isolated and studied.
Valid publication: JIN (D.), WANG (P.), BAI (Z.), JIN (B.), YU (Z.), WANG (X.), ZHUANG (G.) and ZHANG (H.): Terrimonas pekingensis sp. nov., isolated from bulking sludge, and emended descriptions of the genus Terrimonas, Terrimonas ferruginea, Terrimonas lutea and Terrimonas aquatica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1658-1664.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas rhizosphaerae Han et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CR94=KACC 17564=NCAIM B 025317.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FJ772030.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. rhiza, a root; L. fem. n. sphaera, ball, sphere; N.L. gen. fem. n. rhizosphaerae, of the rhizosphere, referring to the site from which the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: HAN, S. I., LEE, Y. R., KIM, J. O. and WHANG, K. S. 2017. Terrimonas rhizosphaerae sp. nov., isolated from ginseng rhizosphere soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 391-395.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Terrimonas rubra Zhang et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M-8 = CCTCC AB 2010401 = KCTC 23299.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF803808.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. rubra, red, describing the colour of the cells.
Valid publication: ZHANG (J.), GU (T.), ZHOU (Y.), HE (J.), ZHENG (L.Q.), LI (W.J.), HUANG (X.) and LI (S.P.): Terrimonas rubra sp. nov., isolated from a polluted farmland soil and emended description of the genus Terrimonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2593-2597.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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