Genus Actinobaculum

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Number of species cited in this file: 4
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Actinobaculum Lawson et al. 1997, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Actinobaculum suis (Wegienek and Reddy 1982) Lawson et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. n. aktis aktinos, ray; L. neut. n. baculum, rod, stick; N.L. neut. n. Actinobaculum ray stick.
Reference: LAWSON (P.A.), FALSEN (E.), ÅKERVALL (E.), VANDAMME (P.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Characterization of some Actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical specimens: reclassification of Actinomyces suis (Soltys and Spratling) as Actinobaculum suis comb. nov. and description of Actinobaculum schaalii sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 899-903.
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Actinobaculum massiliense corrig. Greub and Raoult 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CCUG 47753 = CIP 107404 = DSM 19118.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF487679.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. massiliense, of or pertaining to Massilia, the Latin name of Marseille, where the organism was isolated.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 111. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2025-2027. [GREUB (G.) and RAOULT (D.): "Actinobaculum massiliae," a new species causing chronic urinary tract infection. J. Clin. Microbiol., 2002, 40, 3938-3941.]
Validation List no. 111 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online - Effective publication Online

Notes:
1 The original spelling of the specific epithet, massiliae (sic), has been corrected on validation according to Rule 61.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 111 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2025-2027.
Validation List no. 111 in IJSEM Online
2 The culture collection accession number CCUG 47753 has been provided on request for validation.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 111 (footnote §). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2025-2027.
Validation List no. 111 in IJSEM Online

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Actinobaculum schaalii Lawson et al. 1997, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CCM 4738 = CCUG 27420 = CIP 105739 = DSM 15541 = LMG 18293.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y12329.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. schaalii, of Schaal, to honor Klaus P. Schaal, contemporary German microbiologist, for his contributions to actinomycete microbiology.
Reference: LAWSON (P.A.), FALSEN (E.), ÅKERVALL (E.), VANDAMME (P.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Characterization of some Actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical specimens: reclassification of Actinomyces suis (Soltys and Spratling) as Actinobaculum suis comb. nov. and description of Actinobaculum schaalii sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 899-903.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Actinobaculum suis (Wegienek and Reddy 1982) Lawson et al. 1997, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain Soltys 50052 = ATCC 33144 = CCUG 19206 = CIP 105361 = DSM 20639 = LMG 18291.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: S83623.
Basonym: ¤ Eubacterium suis (ex Soltys and Spratling 1957) Wegienek and Reddy 1982.
Other synonyms: ¤ Actinomyces suis (Wegienek and Reddy 1982) Ludwig et al. 1992, "Corynebacterium suis" Soltys and Spratling 1957, not "Actinomyces suis " Grässer 1957, not "Actinomyces suis" Gasperini 1892.
Etymology: L. gen. n. suis, of a hog, of a pig.
Reference: LAWSON (P.A.), FALSEN (E.), ÅKERVALL (E.), VANDAMME (P.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Characterization of some Actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical specimens: reclassification of Actinomyces suis (Soltys and Spratling) as Actinobaculum suis comb. nov. and description of Actinobaculum schaalii sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 899-903.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Actinobaculum urinale Hall et al. 2003, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain R9242 = CCUG 46093 = CIP 107424 = DSM 15805.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ439453.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. urinale, of or belonging to urine.
Reference: HALL (V.), COLLINS (M.D.), HUTSON (R.A.), FALSEN (E.), INGANÄS (E.) and DUERDEN (B.I.): Actinobaculum urinale sp. nov., from human urine. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 679-682.
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