The family chitinophagaceae

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Chitinophagaceae is a family containing several genera, including Balneola, Filimonas, Flavisolibacter, Gracilimonas, Lacibacter, Niastella, Terrimonas, and the type genus Chitinophaga. Recently, a novel strain has been isolated representing a novel genus and species in the family Chitinophagaceae for which the name Asinibacterium lactis gen. nov., sp. nov. has been proposed. The genome of Chitinophaga pinensis has been completely analyzed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Prokaryotes
Subtitle of host publicationOther Major Lineages of Bacteria and The Archaea
PublisherSpringer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9783642301230
ISBN (Print)3642389538, 9783642301223
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2014


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