Name: Methyloterrigena Kim et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Me.thy.lo.ter.ri’ N.L. neut. n. methyl, methyl radical; N.L. masc./fem. n. terrigena, born from the earth; N.L. fem. n. Methyloterrigena, methyl-utilizing bacterium born from the earth

Gender: feminine (stem: Methyloterrigen-)

Type species: Methyloterrigena soli Kim et al. 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kim HS, Srinivasan S, Lee SS. Methyloterrigena soli gen. nov., sp. nov., a methanol-utilizing bacterium isolated from chloroethylene-contaminated soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:101-106.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 66, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1607-1611.

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: Devosiaceae Hördt et al. 2020

Assigned by: Hordt A, Lopez MG, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Schleuning M, Weinhold LM, Tindall BJ, Gronow S, Kyrpides NC, Woyke T, Goker M. Analysis of 1,000+ Type-Strain Genomes Substantially Improves Taxonomic Classification of Alphaproteobacteria. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:468.

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