Name: Methylotuvimicrobium Orata et al. 2019

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ N.L. neut. n. methylum, the methyl radical; from French masc. n. méthyle; from French masc. n. méthylène; from Gr. neut. n. methy, wine; from Gr. fem. n. hylê, wood; N.L. neut. n. methyl, pertaining to the methyl radical; N.L. neut. adj. tuvi, pertaining to Tuva, Russia, the isolation source of the type species and strain; N.L. neut. n. microbium, microbe; from Gr. masc. adj. mikros, small; from Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. neut. n. Methylotuvimicrobium, methane-utilizing microbe first isolated from Tuva, Russia

Gender: neuter (stem: Methylotuvimicrobi-)

Type species: Methylotuvimicrobium alcaliphilum (Kalyuzhnaya et al. 2008) Orata et al. 2019

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Orata FD, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Sauvageau D, Stein LY. Phylogenomic Analysis of the Gammaproteobacterial Methanotrophs (Order Methylococcales) Calls for the Reclassification of Members at the Genus and Species Levels. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:3162.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 187. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:1247-1250.

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: 5

Parent taxon: [Methylococcales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 521800
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