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Genus Andreprevotia

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Andreprevotia Weon et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Andreprevotia chitinilytica Weon et al. 2007.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Andreprevotia, named after André Romain Prévot, the French microbiologist who first named the family Neisseriaceae.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), YOO (S.H.), JOA (J.H.), KWON (S.W.) and KIM (W.G.): Andreprevotia chitinilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from forest soil from Halla mountain, Jeju Island, Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1572-1575.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Andreprevotia chitinilytica Weon et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JS11-7 = DSM 18519 = KACC 11608.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ836355.
Etymology: N.L. n. chitinum, chitin; N.L. adj. lyticus (from Gr. adj. lutikos), dissolving; N.L. fem. adj. chitinilytica, chitin-dissolving.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), YOO (S.H.), JOA (J.H.), KWON (S.W.) and KIM (W.G.): Andreprevotia chitinilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from forest soil from Halla mountain, Jeju Island, Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1572-1575.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Andreprevotia lacus Sheu et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GFC-1 = BCRC 17832 = LMG 24502.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU287926.
Etymology: L. gen. n. lacus, of a lake, basin or tank, referring to the place of isolation of the type strain.
Valid publication: SHEU (S.Y.), CHIU (T.F.), CHOU (J.H.), SHEU (D.S.), ARUN (A.B.), YOUNG (C.C.), CHEN (C.A.), WANG (J.T.) and CHEN (W.M.): Andreprevotia lacus sp. nov., isolated from a fish-culture pond. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2482-2485.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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