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Genus Apibacter

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").

 

Apibacter Kwong and Moran et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Apibacter adventoris Kwong and Moran et al. 2016.
Etymology: .
Valid publication: KWONG, W. K. and MORAN, N. A. 2016. Apibacter adventoris gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the phylum Bacteroidetes isolated from honey bees. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1323-1329.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Apibacter adventoris Kwong and Moran et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) wkB301=NRRL B-65307=NCIMB 14986.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KT149221.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: L. gen. n. adventoris, of a visitor, of a guest, referring to the affiliation with the gut of bee hosts.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: KWONG, W. K. and MORAN, N. A. 2016. Apibacter adventoris gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the phylum Bacteroidetes isolated from honey bees. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1323-1329.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Apibacter mensalis Praet et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LMG 28357=DSM 100903=R-53146.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN713847.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: PRJNA292838.
Etymology: L. adj. mensalis, of a table; because this gut bacterium and its host are using the same nutrients and thus share the same ‘dinner table’.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: PRAET, J., AERTS, M., BRANDT, E. D., MEEUS, I., SMAGGHE, G. and VANDAMME, P. 2016. Apibacter mensalis sp. nov.: a rare member of the bumblebee gut microbiota. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1645-1651.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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