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Genus Tolumonas

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Tolumonas Fischer-Romero et al. 1996, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tolumonas auensis Fischer-Romero et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. n. toluolum, toluol (German for toluene); L. fem. n. monas, monad unit; N.L. fem. n. Tolumonas, toluene-producing
unit.
Reference: FISCHER-ROMERO (C.), TINDALL (B.J.) and JÜTTNER (F.): Tolumonas auensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a toluene-producing bacterium from anoxic sediments of a freshwater lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 183-188.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Tolumonas Fischer-Romero et al. 1996 emend. Caldwell et al. 2011.
Type species: ¤ Tolumonas auensis Fischer-Romero et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. n. toluolum, toluol (German for toluene); L. fem. n. monas, monad unit; N.L. fem. n. Tolumonas, toluene-producing unit.
Reference: CALDWELL (M.E.), ALLEN (T.D.), LAWSON (P.A.) and TANNER (R.S.): Tolumonas osonensis sp. nov., isolated from anoxic freshwater sediment, and emended description of the genus Tolumonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2659-2663.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tolumonas auensis Fischer-Romero et al. 1996, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TA 4 = DSM 9187.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001616 (complete genome).
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. auensis, pertaining to Lake Au, the location of the first isolation of this organism.
Valid publication: FISCHER-ROMERO (C.), TINDALL (B.J.) and JÜTTNER (F.): Tolumonas auensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a toluene-producing bacterium from anoxic sediments of a freshwater lake. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 183-188.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tolumonas lignilytica corrig. Billings et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BRL6-1=ATCC TSD-11=DSM 100457.
Sequence accession no. (whole genome shotgun sequencing project) for the type strain: NZ_AZUK01000001.
Whole-genome sequence accession no.: NZ_AZUK01000001.
Etymology: L. neut. n. lignum, wood; Gr. adj. lytikos, loosening, dissolving; N.L. fem. adj. lignilytica, splitting lignin.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 172. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 4299–4305.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Billings, A. F., Fortney, J. L., Hazen, T. C., Simmons, B., Davenport, K. W., Goodwin, L., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N. C., Mavromatis, K., Woyke, T. and DeAngelis, K. M. 2015. Genome sequence and description of the anaerobic lignin-degrading bacterium Tolumonas lignolytica sp. nov. Stand. Genomic Sci. 10, 106.
Effective publication Online
Note: Epithet and etymology corrected on validation.

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Tolumonas osonensis Caldwell et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OCF 7 = OCF7 = ATCC BAA-1908 = DSM 22975.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU370947.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. osonensis, of or pertaining to Oso Creek, Corpus Christi, Texas, USA, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: CALDWELL (M.E.), ALLEN (T.D.), LAWSON (P.A.) and TANNER (R.S.): Tolumonas osonensis sp. nov., isolated from anoxic freshwater sediment, and emended description of the genus Tolumonas. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2659-2663.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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