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Genus Ventosimonas

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").

 

Ventosimonas Lin et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ventosimonas gracilis Lin et al. 2016.
Etymology: L. adj. ventosus, capricious; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Ventosimonas, a capricious single cell.
Valid publication: LIN, J. Y., HOBSON, W. J. and WERTZ, J. T. 2016. Ventosimonas gracilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the Gammaproteobacteria isolated from Cephalotes varians ant guts representing a new family, Ventosimonadaceae fam. nov., within the order ‘PseudomonadalesInt. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 2869-2875.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ventosimonas gracilis Lin et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CV58=NCIMB 15011=DSM 100910.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KT258896.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: LSZO00000000.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. gracilis, slender, elongated; gracilis meant to denote slender, elongated cells.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: LIN, J. Y., HOBSON, W. J. and WERTZ, J. T. 2016. Ventosimonas gracilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the Gammaproteobacteria isolated from Cephalotes varians ant guts representing a new family, Ventosimonadaceae fam. nov., within the order ‘PseudomonadalesInt. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 2869-2875.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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