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Genus Alloscardovia

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 cited in this file: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Alloscardovia Huys et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Alloscardovia omnicolens Huys et al. 2007.
Etymology: Gr. adj. allos, different; N.L. fem. n. Scardovia, a bacterial generic name; N.L. fem. n. Alloscardovia, organism related to, but different from, Scardovia and related genera.
Valid publication: HUYS (G.), VANCANNEYT (M.), D'HAENE (K.), FALSEN (E.), WAUTERS (G.) and VANDAMME (P.): Alloscardovia omnicolens gen. nov., sp. nov., from human clinical samples. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1442-1446.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Alloscardovia Huys et al. 2007 emend. Killer et al. 2013.
Reference: KILLER, J., ROČKOVÁ, Š., VLKOVÁ, E., RADA, V., HAVLÍK, J., KOPEČNÝ, J., BUNEŠOVÁ, V., BENADA, O., KOFROŇOVÁ, O., PECHAR, R. and PROFOUSOVÁ, I. 2013. Alloscardovia macacae sp. nov., isolated from the milk of a macaque (Macaca mulatta), emended description of the genus Alloscardovia and proposal of Alloscardovia criceti comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4439-4446.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alloscardovia criceti Killer et al. 2013, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OMB105=JCM 13493=DSM 17774.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB241105.
Basonym: ¤ Metascardovia criceti Okamoto et al. 2007
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. criceti, of Cricetus (the zoological genus name of the hamster), of a hamster.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: KILLER, J., ROČKOVÁ, Š., VLKOVÁ, E., RADA, V., HAVLÍK, J., KOPEČNÝ, J., BUNEŠOVÁ, V., BENADA, O., KOFROŇOVÁ, O., PECHAR, R. and PROFOUSOVÁ, I. 2013. Alloscardovia macacae sp. nov., isolated from the milk of a macaque (Macaca mulatta), emended description of the genus Alloscardovia and proposal of Alloscardovia criceti comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4439-4446.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alloscardovia macacae Killer et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M8=DSM 24762=CCM 7944.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ363617.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Macaca, generic name of macaques; N.L. gen. fem. n., macacae, of Macaca, isolated from Macaca mulatta.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: KILLER, J., ROČKOVÁ, Š., VLKOVÁ, E., RADA, V., HAVLÍK, J., KOPEČNÝ, J., BUNEŠOVÁ, V., BENADA, O., KOFROŇOVÁ, O., PECHAR, R. and PROFOUSOVÁ, I. 2013. Alloscardovia macacae sp. nov., isolated from the milk of a macaque (Macaca mulatta), emended description of the genus Alloscardovia and proposal of Alloscardovia criceti comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4439-4446.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alloscardovia omnicolens Huys et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCUG 31649 = LMG 23792.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM419460.
Etymology: L. adj. omnis, every; L. v. colere, to dwell; L. part. adj. colens, dwelling; N.L. part. adj. omnicolens, dwelling everywhere in the human body.
Valid publication: HUYS (G.), VANCANNEYT (M.), D'HAENE (K.), FALSEN (E.), WAUTERS (G.) and VANDAMME (P.): Alloscardovia omnicolens gen. nov., sp. nov., from human clinical samples. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1442-1446.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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