Genus Tolumonas

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
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) strain 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.
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

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Tolumonas osonensis Caldwell et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 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.
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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