Name: Propionicimonas Akasaka et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’nas. N.L. neut. n. acidum propionicum, propionic acid; L. fem. n. monas, a unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Propionicimonas, propionic acid-producing monad

Gender: feminine (stem: Propionicimonad-)

Type species: Propionicimonas paludicola Akasaka et al. 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Akasaka H, Ueki A, Hanada S, Kamagata Y, Ueki K. Propionicimonas paludicola gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively anaerobic, Gram-positive, propionate-producing bacterium isolated from plant residue in irrigated rice-field soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:1991-1998.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 53, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:309-311.

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: Propionibacteriaceae Delwiche 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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