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Genus Amphritea

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: 5
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Amphritea Gärtner et al. 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Amphritea atlantica Gärtner et al. 2008.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Amphritea, from Gr. fem. n. Amphrite, a nymph of the ocean in Greek mythology, referring to the habitat of the bacteria.
Valid publication: GÄRTNER (A.), WIESE (J.) and IMHOFF (J.F.): Amphritea atlantica gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium from the Logatchev hydrothermal vent field. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 34-39.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Amphritea Gärtner et al. 2008 emend. Jang et al. 2015.
Reference: JANG, H., YANG, S. H., SEO, H. S., LEE, J. H., KIM, S. J. and KWON, K. K. 2015. Amphritea spongicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine sponge, and emended description of the genus Amphritea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1866-1870.
Original article.

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Amphritea atlantica Gärtner et al. 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M41 = DSM 18887 = LMG 24143.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM156910.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. atlantica, of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
Valid publication: GÄRTNER (A.), WIESE (J.) and IMHOFF (J.F.): Amphritea atlantica gen. nov., sp. nov., a gammaproteobacterium from the Logatchev hydrothermal vent field. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 34-39.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Amphritea atlantica Gärtner et al. 2008 emend. Jang et al. 2015.
Reference: JANG, H., YANG, S. H., SEO, H. S., LEE, J. H., KIM, S. J. and KWON, K. K. 2015. Amphritea spongicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine sponge, and emended description of the genus Amphritea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1866-1870.
Original article.

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Amphritea balenae Miyazaki et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMM 1525 = ATCC BAA-1529 = JCM 14781.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB330883.
Etymology: L. gen. n. balenae, of a whale.
Valid publication: MIYAZAKI (M.), NOGI (Y.), FUJIWARA (Y.), KAWATO (M.), NAGAHAMA (T.), KUBOKAWA (K.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Amphritea japonica sp. nov. and Amphritea balenae sp. nov., isolated from the sediment adjacent to sperm whale carcasses off Kagoshima, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2815-2820.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Amphritea balenae Miyazaki et al. 2008 emend. Jang et al. 2015.
Reference: JANG, H., YANG, S. H., SEO, H. S., LEE, J. H., KIM, S. J. and KWON, K. K. 2015. Amphritea spongicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine sponge, and emended description of the genus Amphritea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1866-1870.
Original article.

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Amphritea ceti Kim et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RA1=KCTC 42154=NBRC 110551.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ867528.
Etymology: L. gen. n. ceti, of a whale.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: KIM, Y.-O., PARK, S., KIM, D. N., NAM, B.-H., WON, S.-M., AN, D. H. and YOON, J.-H. 2014. Amphritea ceti sp. nov., isolated from faeces of Beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 4068-4072.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Amphritea japonica Miyazaki et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMM 1866 = ATCC BAA-1530 = JCM 14782.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB330881.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. japonica, pertaining to Japan, where the isolate originated.
Valid publication: MIYAZAKI (M.), NOGI (Y.), FUJIWARA (Y.), KAWATO (M.), NAGAHAMA (T.), KUBOKAWA (K.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Amphritea japonica sp. nov. and Amphritea balenae sp. nov., isolated from the sediment adjacent to sperm whale carcasses off Kagoshima, Japan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2815-2820.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Amphritea japonica Miyazaki et al. 2008 emend. Su et al. 2013.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMM 1866 = ATCC BAA-1530 = JCM 14782.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB330881.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. japonica, pertaining to Japan, where the isolate originated.
Reference: SU (J.), ZHOU (Y.), LAI (Q.), LI (X.), DONG (P.), YANG (X.), ZHANG (B.), ZHANG (J.), ZHENG (X.), TIAN (Y.) and ZHENG (T.): Sinobacterium caligoides gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Oceanospirillaceae isolated from the South China Sea, and emended description of Amphritea japonica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 2095-2100.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Amphritea spongicola Jang et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MEBiC05461=KCCM 42943=JCM 16668.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: GU289646.
Etymology: L. fem. spongia, a sponge; L. masc./fem. suff. n. -cola (from incola), inhabitant; N.L. nom. n. (in apposition) spongicola, inhabitant of sponges.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: JANG, H., YANG, S. H., SEO, H. S., LEE, J. H., KIM, S. J. and KWON, K. K. 2015. Amphritea spongicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine sponge, and emended description of the genus Amphritea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1866-1870.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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