Name: Petrimonas Grabowski et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’nas L. fem. n. petra, rock, stone; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Petrimonas, stone monad

Type species: Petrimonas sulfuriphila Grabowski et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Grabowski A, Tindall BJ, Bardin V, Blanchet D, Jeanthon C. Petrimonas sulfuriphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a mesophilic fermentative bacterium isolated from a biodegraded oil reservoir. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1113-1121.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 55, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1747-1749.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: Porphyromonadaceae Krieg 2012

Assigned by: Krieg NR. Family IV. Porphyromonadaceae fam. nov. In: Krieg NR, Staley JT, Brown DR, Hedlund BP, Paster BJ, Ward NL, Ludwig W, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 4, Springer, New York, 2010, p. 61.

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