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Genus Tomitella

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Tomitella Katayama et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tomitella biformata Katayama et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Tomitella, named in honour of Emeritus Professor Fusao Tomita, a celebrated Japanese microbiologist.
Valid publication: KATAYAMA (T.), KATO (T.), TANAKA (M.), DOUGLAS (T.A.), BROUCHKOV (A.), ABE (A.), SONE (T.), FUKUDA (M.) and ASANO (K.): Tomitella biformata gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the suborder Corynebacterineae isolated from a permafrost ice wedge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2803-2807.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tomitella biformata Katayama et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AHU1821 = DSM 45403 = NBRC 106253.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB491283.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. biformata, two-shaped.
Valid publication: KATAYAMA (T.), KATO (T.), TANAKA (M.), DOUGLAS (T.A.), BROUCHKOV (A.), ABE (A.), SONE (T.), FUKUDA (M.) and ASANO (K.): Tomitella biformata gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the suborder Corynebacterineae isolated from a permafrost ice wedge. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2803-2807.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tomitella cavernea Cheng et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM C00895=DSM 45788=JCM 18542.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF548053.
Etymology: L. gen. n. cavernae, of a cave; referring to the habitat of the organism.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: CHENG, J., WANG, H.-F., LI, L., CHEN, W., DUAN, Y.-Q., DUAN, B.-L., LU, X.-H., DING, Y.-B. and LI, W.-J. 2014. Tomitella cavernea sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2319-2323.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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