Name: Fontimonas Losey et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc. n. fons (gen. fontis), a spring, fountain; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Fontimonas, a monad (bacterium) isolated from a spring

Gender: feminine (stem: Fontimonad-)

Type species: Fontimonas thermophila Losey et al. 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Losey NA, Stevenson BS, Verbarg S, Rudd S, Moore ER, Lawson PA. Fontimonas thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic bacterium isolated from a freshwater hot spring, and proposal of Solimonadaceae fam. nov. to replace Sinobacteraceae Zhou et al. 2008. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:254-259.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 63, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:1211-1213.

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: Nevskiaceae Henrici and Johnson 1935 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Liu Q, Liu HC, Zhou YG, Xin YH. Stenotrophobium rhamnosiphilum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a glacier, proposal of Steroidobacteraceae fam. nov. in Nevskiales and emended description of the family Nevskiaceae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:1404-1410.

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