Genus "Comamonas"

Name: "Comamonas" Davis and Park 1962

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. fem. n. coma, the hair of the head, hair; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Comamonas, cell with a polar tuft of flagella [probably better: Comimonas]

Gender: feminine (stem: Comamonad-)

Original publication: Davis GH, Park RW. A taxonomic study of certain bacteria currently classified as Vibrio species. J Gen Microbiol 1962; 27:101-119.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Comamonas (ex Davis and Park 1962) De Vos et al. 1985

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Record number: 15348
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