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Genus Aquicella

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").

 

Aquicella Santos et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Aquicella lusitana Santos et al. 2004.
Etymology: L. fem. n. aqua, water; L. fem. n. cella, a chamber, closet, cabinet (in biology, a cell); N.L. fem. n. aquicella, a cell from a water.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 95. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1-2.
Effective publication: SANTOS (P.), PINHAL (I.), RAINEY (F.A.), EMPADINHAS (N.), COSTA (J.), FIELDS (B.), BENSON (R.), VERÍSSIMO (A.) and da COSTA (M.S.): Gamma-Proteobacteria Aquicella lusitana gen. nov., sp. nov., and Aquicella siphonis sp. nov. infect protozoa and require activated charcoal for growth in laboratory media. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2003, 69, 6533-6540.
Validation List no. 95 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Aquicella lusitana Santos et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SGT-39 = CCUG 48880 = CIP 107650 = LMG 21647.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY359282.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. lusitana, pertaining to Lusitania, the Roman province in western Iberia.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 95. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1-2.
Effective publication: SANTOS (P.), PINHAL (I.), RAINEY (F.A.), EMPADINHAS (N.), COSTA (J.), FIELDS (B.), BENSON (R.), VERÍSSIMO (A.) and da COSTA (M.S.): Gamma-Proteobacteria Aquicella lusitana gen. nov., sp. nov., and Aquicella siphonis sp. nov. infect protozoa and require activated charcoal for growth in laboratory media. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2003, 69, 6533-6540.
Validation List no. 95 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The specific epithet lusitana is a L. fem. adj., not a L. fem. n. as cited inthe paper by Santos et al. 2004.

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Aquicella siphonis Santos et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SGT-108 = CCUG 48881 = CIP 107651 = LMG 21648.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY359283.
Etymology: L. masc. n. sipho, a siphon, a drinking-tube; L. gen. n. siphonis, of a tube or pipe.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 95. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1-2.
Effective publication: SANTOS (P.), PINHAL (I.), RAINEY (F.A.), EMPADINHAS (N.), COSTA (J.), FIELDS (B.), BENSON (R.), VERÍSSIMO (A.) and da COSTA (M.S.): Gamma-Proteobacteria Aquicella lusitana gen. nov., sp. nov., and Aquicella siphonis sp. nov. infect protozoa and require activated charcoal for growth in laboratory media. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2003, 69, 6533-6540.
Validation List no. 95 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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