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Genus Acidicapsa

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species, including synonyms, cited in this file: 3
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Acidicapsa Kulichevskaya et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Acidicapsa borealis Kulichevskaya et al. 2012.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum (from L. adj. acidus, sour), an acid; L. fem. n. capsa, a box, here intended to mean a capsule; N.L. fem. n. Acidicapsa, an acid (-requiring) cell covered by a capsule.
Valid publication: KULICHEVSKAYA (I.S.), KOSTINA (L.A.), VALÁŠKOVÁ (V.), RIJPSTRA (W.I.C.), SINNINGHE DAMSTÉ (J.S.), DE BOER (W.) and DEDYSH (S.N.): Acidicapsa borealis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Acidicapsa ligni sp. nov., subdivision 1 Acidobacteria from sphagnum peat and decaying wood. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1512-1520.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidicapsa acidisoli Matsuo et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SK-11=DSM 100508=NBRC 111227.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LC027464.
Etymology: L. adj. acidus, acidic; L. n. solum, soil; N.L. gen. n. acidisoli, of acidic soil.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: MATSUO, H., KUDO, C., LI, J. and TONOUCHI, A. 2017. Acidicapsa acidisoli sp. nov., from the acidic soil of a deciduous forest. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 862-867.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidicapsa borealis Kulichevskaya et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KA1 = DSM 23886 = LMG 25897 = VKM B-2678.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR774763.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. borealis, pertaining to the north, boreal.
Valid publication: KULICHEVSKAYA (I.S.), KOSTINA (L.A.), VALÁŠKOVÁ (V.), RIJPSTRA (W.I.C.), SINNINGHE DAMSTÉ (J.S.), DE BOER (W.) and DEDYSH (S.N.): Acidicapsa borealis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Acidicapsa ligni sp. nov., subdivision 1 Acidobacteria from sphagnum peat and decaying wood. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1512-1520.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidicapsa ligni Kulichevskaya et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) WH120 = LMG 26244 = NCCB 100371 = VKM B-2677.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU780204.
Etymology: L. gen. n. ligni, of wood, referring to the isolation of known strains from wood material.
Valid publication: KULICHEVSKAYA (I.S.), KOSTINA (L.A.), VALÁŠKOVÁ (V.), RIJPSTRA (W.I.C.), SINNINGHE DAMSTÉ (J.S.), DE BOER (W.) and DEDYSH (S.N.): Acidicapsa borealis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Acidicapsa ligni sp. nov., subdivision 1 Acidobacteria from sphagnum peat and decaying wood. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1512-1520.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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