Name: Gordonia alkanivorans Kummer et al. 1999

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: al.ka.ni.vo’rans. N.L. neut. n. alkanum, saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon; L. inf. v. vorare, to eat; N.L. part. adj. alkanivorans, alkane-devouring

Gender: feminine

Type strain: CIP 106363; DSM 44369; HKI 136; IFO 16433; JCM 10677; NBRC 16433

16S rRNA gene: Y18054 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kummer C, Schumann P, Stackebrandt E. Gordonia alkanivorans sp. nov., isolated from tar-contaminated soil. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:1513-1522.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 49, part 4 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 2000; 50:5-7.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Gordonia corrig. (ex Tsukamura 1971) Stackebrandt et al. 1989

Assigned by: Kummer C, Schumann P, Stackebrandt E. Gordonia alkanivorans sp. nov., isolated from tar-contaminated soil. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:1513-1522.

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Record number: 776578
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