Genus Hongia

Name: Hongia Lee et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Hong’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Hongia, named after Soon-Woo Hong (1927-1988), a Korean microbiologist who devoted his life to the study of soil micro-organisms

Gender: feminine

Type species: Hongia koreensis Lee et al. 2000

Valid publication: Lee SD, Kang SO, Hah YC. Hongia gen. nov., a new genus of the order Actinomycetales. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:191-199.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:425-426.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Kribbella Park et al. 1999


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Kribbellaceae Nouioui et al. 2018

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard

Record number: 517252