Genus Actinospica

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Actinospica Cavaletti et al. 2006, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Actinospicaceae Cavaletti et al. 2006).
Type species: ¤ Actinospica robiniae Cavaletti et al. 2006.
Etymology: Gr. n. aktis -inos, a ray; L. fem. n. spica, tuft; N.L. fem. n. Actinospica, an actinomycete with tufts of aerial hyphae.
Reference: CAVALETTI (L.), MONCIARDINI (P.), SCHUMANN (P.), ROHDE (M.), BAMONTE (R.), BUSTI (E.), SOSIO (M.) and DONADIO (S.): Actinospica robiniae gen. nov., sp. nov. and Actinospica acidiphila sp. nov.: proposal for Actinospicaceae fam. nov. and Catenulisporineae subord. nov. in the order Actinomycetales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1747-1753.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the title of the paper by Cavaletti et al. 2006, the suborder Catenulisporineae is erroneously cited as Catenulisporinae (sic).
Reference: Erratum in IJSEM Online.

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Actinospica acidiphila Cavaletti et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain GE134766 = DSM 44926 = JCM 14896 = NBRC 102107 = NRRL B-24431.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ865861.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum (from L. adj. acidus, sour), an acid; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. acidiphila, acid-loving.
Reference: CAVALETTI (L.), MONCIARDINI (P.), SCHUMANN (P.), ROHDE (M.), BAMONTE (R.), BUSTI (E.), SOSIO (M.) and DONADIO (S.): Actinospica robiniae gen. nov., sp. nov. and Actinospica acidiphila sp. nov.: proposal for Actinospicaceae fam. nov. and Catenulisporineae subord. nov. in the order Actinomycetales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1747-1753.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 The specific epithet acidiphila is a "N.L. fem. adj.", not a "N.L. fem. n." as cited in the paper by Cavaletti et al. 2006.
2 In the title of the paper by Cavaletti et al. 2006, the suborder Catenulisporineae is erroneously cited as Catenulisporinae (sic).
Reference: Erratum in IJSEM Online.

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Actinospica robiniae Cavaletti et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain GE134769 = DSM 44927 = JCM 14908 = NBRC 102112 = NRRL B-24432.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ865863.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Robinia, scientific name of a genus of tree; N.L. fem. gen. n. robiniae, of Robinia, isolated from a wood of Robinia pseudoacacia.
Reference: CAVALETTI (L.), MONCIARDINI (P.), SCHUMANN (P.), ROHDE (M.), BAMONTE (R.), BUSTI (E.), SOSIO (M.) and DONADIO (S.): Actinospica robiniae gen. nov., sp. nov. and Actinospica acidiphila sp. nov.: proposal for Actinospicaceae fam. nov. and Catenulisporineae subord. nov. in the order Actinomycetales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1747-1753.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the title of the paper by Cavaletti et al. 2006, the suborder Catenulisporineae is erroneously cited as Catenulisporinae (sic).
Reference: Erratum in IJSEM Online.

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