Name: Brachymonas Hiraishi et al. 1995

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Bra.chy.mo’nas Gr. adj. brachy, short; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Brachymonas, a small short unit

Type species: Brachymonas denitrificans Hiraishi et al. 1995

Effective publication: Hiraishi A, Shin YK, Sugiyama J. Brachymonas denitrificans gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic chemoorganotrophic bacterium which contains rhodoquinones, and evolutionary relationships of rhodoquinone producers to bacterial species with various quinone classes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 1995; 41:99-117.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 55. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1995; 45:879-880.

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: Comamonadaceae Willems et al. 1991

Assigned by: Hiraishi A, Shin YK, Sugiyama J. Brachymonas denitrificans gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic chemoorganotrophic bacterium which contains rhodoquinones, and evolutionary relationships of rhodoquinone producers to bacterial species with various quinone classes. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 1995; 41:99-117.

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