Genus Chrysiogenes

Name: Chrysiogenes Macy et al. 1996

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. neut. n. chryseîon, a gold mine; Gr. suff. -genes, sprung from, born from; from Gr. ind. v. gennaô, to beget, engender, bear; N.L. masc. n. Chrysiogenes, sprung from a gold mine

Gender: masculine (stem: Chrysiogen-)

Type species: Chrysiogenes arsenatis Macy et al. 1996

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Macy JM, Nunan K, Hagen KD, Dixon DR, Harbour PJ, Cahill M, Sly LI. Chrysiogenes arsenatis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new arsenate-respiring bacterium isolated from gold mine wastewater. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1996; 46:1153-1157.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 46, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:243-244.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Chrysiogenaceae Garrity and Holt 2002

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Holt JG. Family I. Chrysiogenaceae fam. nov. In: Boone DR, Castenholz RW, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria), Springer, New York, 2001, p. 421-425.

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