Name: Kordiimonas Kwon et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’nas N.L. fem. n. Kordia, arbitrary name derived from the abbreviation KORDI, which stands for Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute; L. fem. n. monas, a monad, unit; N.L. fem. n. Kordiimonas, a micro-organism described by scientists working at KORDI

Type species: Kordiimonas gwangyangensis Kwon et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kwon KK, Lee HS, Yang SH, Kim SJ. Kordiimonas gwangyangensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from marine sediments that forms a distinct phyletic lineage (Kordiimonadales ord. nov.) in the 'Alphaproteobacteria'. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:2033-2037.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 55, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:7-9.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 7
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 7
Total number of child taxa: 7

Parent taxon: "Kordiimonadaceae" Xu et al. 2014

Assigned by: Xu X-W, Wu M, Oren A. The Family Kordiimonadaceae. In: Rosenberg E, Delong EF, Lory S, Stackebrandt E, Thompson F (eds), The Prokaryotes, Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, 2014, p. 307-312.

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