Genus Methanolinea

Name: Methanolinea Imachi et al. 2008

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’a. Chem. neut. n. methane, methane; from N.L. neut. n. methyl, methyl group; from Chem. neut. suff. -ane; L. fem. n. linea, line; N.L. fem. n. Methanolinea, a methane-producing, line-shaped morphotype

Gender: feminine (stem: Methanoline-)

Type species: Methanolinea tarda Imachi et al. 2008

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Imachi H, Sakai S, Sekiguchi Y, Hanada S, Kamagata Y, Ohashi A, Harada H. Methanolinea tarda gen. nov., sp. nov., a methane-producing archaeon isolated from a methanogenic digester sludge. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:294-301.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 58, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:747-748.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Methanoregulaceae Sakai et al. 2012

Assigned by: Sakai S, Ehara M, Tseng IC, Yamaguchi T, Brauer SL, Cadillo-Quiroz H, Zinder SH, Imachi H. Methanolinea mesophila sp. nov., a hydrogenotrophic methanogen isolated from rice field soil, and proposal of the archaeal family Methanoregulaceae fam. nov. within the order Methanomicrobiales. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:1389-1395.

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Record number: 516050
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