Name: Arhodomonas Adkins et al. 1993

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. pref. a-, not; Gr. n. rhodon, the rose; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Arhodomonas, the monas that is not rose colored

Type species: Arhodomonas aquaeolei Adkins et al. 1993

Valid publication: Adkins JP, Madigan MT, Mandelco L, Woese CR, Tanner RS. Arhodomonas aquaeolei gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, halophilic bacterium isolated from a subterranean brine. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:514-520.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Ectothiorhodospiraceae Imhoff 1984

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Class III. Gammaproteobacteria class. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part B (The Gammaproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 1.

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