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Genus Xanthomarina

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").

 

Xanthomarina Vaidya et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Xanthomarina gelatinilytica Vaidya et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. adj. xanthos, yellow; L. masc. adj. marinus, from the sea; N.L. fem. n. Xanthomarina, yellow organism from seawater.
Valid publication: VAIDYA, B., KUMAR, R., SHARMA, G., SRINIVAS, T. N. and KUMAR, P. A. 2015. Xanthomarina gelatinilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3926-3932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Xanthomarina gelatinilytica Vaidya et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AK20=MTCC 11705=JCM 18821.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE653972.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. gelatinum, gelatin; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutik7ecirc;) able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj. gelatinilytica, gelatin-dissolving, referring to the property of being able to hydrolyse gelatin.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: VAIDYA, B., KUMAR, R., SHARMA, G., SRINIVAS, T. N. and KUMAR, P. A. 2015. Xanthomarina gelatinilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3926-3932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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