Genus Arcobacter

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Number of species cited in this file: 18
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Arcobacter Vandamme et al. 1991, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Arcobacter nitrofigilis (McClung et al. 1983) Vandamme et al. 1991.
Etymology: L. n. arcus, bow; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Arcobacter, a curved rod.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), FALSEN (E.), ROSSAU (R.), HOSTE (B.), SEGERS (P.), TYTGAT (R.) and DE LEY (J.): Revision of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, and Wolinella taxonomy: emendation of generic descriptions and proposal of Arcobacter gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 88-103.
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Arcobacter Vandamme et al. 1991 emend. Vandamme et al. 1992.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), VANCANNEYT (M.), POT (B.), MELS (L.), HOSTE (B.), DEWETTINCK (D.), VLAES (L.), VAN DEN BORRE (C.), HIGGINS (R.), HOMMEZ (J.), KERSTERS (K.), BUTZLER (J.P.) and GOOSSENS (H.): Polyphasic taxonomic study of the emended genus Arcobacter with Arcobacter butzleri comb. nov. and Arcobacter skirrowii sp. nov., an aerotolerant bacterium isolated from veterinary specimens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1992, 42, 344-356.
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Arcobacter Vandamme et al. 1991 emend. Vandamme et al. 1992 emend. Sasi Jyothsna et al. 2013.
Reference: SASI JYOTHSNA, T. S., RAHUL, K., RAMAPRASAD, E. V. V., SASIKALA, CH. and RAMANA CH., V. 2013. Arcobacter anaerophilus sp. nov., isolated from an estuarine sediment and emended description of the genus Arcobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4619-4625.
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Arcobacter anaerophilus Sasi Jyothsna et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JC84=KCTC 15071=MTCC 10956=DSM 24636.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FR686494.
Etymology: Gr. pref. an, not; Gr. masc. n. aer, air; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. anaerophilus, not air-loving.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: SASI JYOTHSNA, T. S., RAHUL, K., RAMAPRASAD, E. V. V., SASIKALA, CH. and RAMANA CH., V. 2013. Arcobacter anaerophilus sp. nov., isolated from an estuarine sediment and emended description of the genus Arcobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4619-4625.
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Arcobacter bivalviorum Levican et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain F4 = CECT 7835 = LMG 26154.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ573217.
Etymology: N.L. pl. neut. n. Bivalvia, scientific name of a class of molluscs; N.L. gen. neut. n. bivalviorum, of bivalves of the class Bivalvia.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 147. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2045-2047. [LEVICAN (A.), COLLADO (L.), AGUILAR (C.), YUSTES (C.), DIÉGUEZ (A.L.), ROMALDE (J.L.) and FIGUERAS (M.J.): Arcobacter bivalviorum sp. nov. and Arcobacter venerupis sp. nov., new species isolated from shellfish. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2012, 35, 133-138.]
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Arcobacter butzleri (Kiehlbauch et al. 1991) Vandamme et al. 1992, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain D2686 = ATCC 49616 = CCUG 30485 = CDC D2686 = CIP 103493 = CIP 103537 = DSM 8739 = LMG 10828 = NCTC 12481.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY621116.
Basonym: ¤ Campylobacter butzleri Kiehlbauch et al. 1991.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. butzleri, of Butzler, in honor of Jean-Paul Butzler, a Belgian microbiologist who was one of the first scientists to emphasize the importance of Campylobacter infections in humans.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), VANCANNEYT (M.), POT (B.), MELS (L.), HOSTE (B.), DEWETTINCK (D.), VLAES (L.), VAN DEN BORRE (C.), HIGGINS (R.), HOMMEZ (J.), KERSTERS (K.), BUTZLER (J.P.) and GOOSSENS (H.): Polyphasic taxonomic study of the emended genus Arcobacter with Arcobacter butzleri comb. nov. and Arcobacter skirrowii sp. nov., an aerotolerant bacterium isolated from veterinary specimens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1992, 42, 344-356.
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Arcobacter cibarius Houf et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CCUG 48482 = LMG 21996.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ607391.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. cibarius, pertaining to food.
Reference: HOUF (K.), ON (S.L.W.), COENYE (T.), MAST (J.), VAN HOOF (J.) and VANDAMME (P.): Arcobacter cibarius sp. nov., isolated from broiler carcasses. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 713-717.
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Arcobacter cloacae Levican et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW28-13=CECT 7834=LMG 26153.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE565360.
Etymology: L. gen. n. cloacae, of a sewer.
Source: Human.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
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Effective publication: LEVICAN, A., COLLADO, L. and FIGUERAS, M. J. 2013. Arcobacter cloacae sp. nov. and Arcobacter suis sp. nov., two new species isolated from food and sewage. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 36, 22-27.
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Arcobacter cryaerophilus (Neill et al. 1985) Vandamme et al. 1991, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain Neill A 169/B = 02766 = ATCC 43158 = CCUG 17801 = CCUG 17801 = CIP 104014 = DSM 7289 = LMG 7536 = LMG 9904 = NCTC 11885.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: L14624.
Basonym: ¤ Campylobacter cryaerophilus corrig. Neill et al. 1985.
Etymology: Gr. n. kruos, icy cold, frost; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. cryaerophilus, friend of cold and air.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), FALSEN (E.), ROSSAU (R.), HOSTE (B.), SEGERS (P.), TYTGAT (R.) and DE LEY (J.): Revision of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, and Wolinella taxonomy: emendation of generic descriptions and proposal of Arcobacter gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 88-103.
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Arcobacter defluvii Collado et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain SW28-11 = CECT 7697 = LMG 25694.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ115595.
Etymology: L. n. defluvium, sewage; L. gen. n. defluvii, of sewage.
Reference: COLLADO (L.), LEVICAN (A.), PEREZ (J.) and FIGUERAS (M.J.): Arcobacter defluvii sp. nov., isolated from sewage samples. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2155-2161.
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Arcobacter ellisii Figueras et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain F79-6 = CECT 7837 = LMG 26155.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR717550.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. ellisii, of Ellis, named after W.A. Ellis, for his contribution to our knowledge of Arcobacter, having described the first members of Arcobacter as a spirillum/vibrio-like organism from naturally aborted bovine foetuses.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 142. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2563-2565. [FIGUERAS (M.J.), LEVICAN (A.), COLLADO (L.), INZA (M.I.) and YUSTES (C.): Arcobacter ellisii sp. nov., isolated from mussels. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2011, 34, 414-418.]
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Arcobacter halophilus Donachie et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain LA31B = ATCC BAA-1022 = CIP 108450.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF513455.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. halophilus, salt-loving.
Reference: DONACHIE (S.P.), BOWMAN (J.P.), ON (S.L.W.) and ALAM (M.): Arcobacter halophilus sp. nov., the first obligate halophile in the genus Arcobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1271-1277.
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Arcobacter marinus Kim et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CL-S1 = JCM 15502 = KCCM 90072.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU512920.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, marine, of the sea, from where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: KIM (H.M.), HWANG (C.Y.) and CHO (B.C.): Arcobacter marinus sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 531-536.
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Arcobacter molluscorum Figueras et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain F98-3 = CECT 7696 = LMG 25693.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR675874.
Etymology: N.L. pl. n. Mollusca, a zoological phylum; N.L. gen. pl. n. molluscorum, of molluscs classified in the phylum Mollusca.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 140. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1499-1501. [FIGUERAS (M.J.), COLLADO (L.), LEVICAN (A.), PEREZ (J.), SOLSONA (M.J.) and YUSTES (C.): Arcobacter molluscorum sp. nov., a new species isolated from shellfish. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2011, 34, 105-109.]
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Arcobacter mytili Collado et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain F2075 = CECT 7386 = LMG 24559.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU669904.
Etymology: L. gen. n. mytili of a mussel (genus Mytilus), from which the species was first isolated.
Reference: COLLADO (L.), CLEENWERCK (I.), VAN TRAPPEN (S.), DE VOS (P.) and FIGUERAS (M.J.): Arcobacter mytili sp. nov., an indoxyl acetate-hydrolysis-negative bacterium isolated from mussels. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1391-1396.
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Arcobacter nitrofigilis (McClung et al. 1983) Vandamme et al. 1991, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CI = ATCC 33309 = CCUG 15893 = CCUG 15892 = CIP 103745 = DSM 7299 = LMG 7604 = NCTC 12251.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001999 (complete genome).
Basonym: ¤ Campylobacter nitrofigilis McClung et al. 1983.
Etymology: L. n. nitrum, native soda, natron, nitrate; L. v. figo, to fix, attach; L. masc. adj. suff. -ilis, suffix denoting an active quality, able to; N.L. masc. adj. nitrofigilis, able to fix (nitrogen as) nitrate.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), FALSEN (E.), ROSSAU (R.), HOSTE (B.), SEGERS (P.), TYTGAT (R.) and DE LEY (J.): Revision of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, and Wolinella taxonomy: emendation of generic descriptions and proposal of Arcobacter gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 88-103.
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Arcobacter skirrowii Vandamme et al. 1992, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain Skirrow 449/80 = ATCC 51132 = CCUG 10374 = CIP 103538 = CIP 103588 = DSM 7302 = LMG 6621 = NCTC 12713.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: L14625.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. skirrowii, of Skirrow, in honor of Martin B. Skirrow, a British microbiologist who was the first to describe a simple isolation method for Campylobacter jejuni obtained from stool specimens, which enabled most laboratories to routinely culture the organism.
Reference: VANDAMME (P.), VANCANNEYT (M.), POT (B.), MELS (L.), HOSTE (B.), DEWETTINCK (D.), VLAES (L.), VAN DEN BORRE (C.), HIGGINS (R.), HOMMEZ (J.), KERSTERS (K.), BUTZLER (J.P.) and GOOSSENS (H.): Polyphasic taxonomic study of the emended genus Arcobacter with Arcobacter butzleri comb. nov. and Arcobacter skirrowii sp. nov., an aerotolerant bacterium isolated from veterinary specimens. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1992, 42, 344-356.
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Arcobacter suis Levican et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) F41=CECT 7833=LMG 26152.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FJ573216.
Etymology: L. n. sus suis, a swine, pig, boar, sow; L. gen. n. suis, of a pig.
Source: Food.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
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Effective publication: LEVICAN, A., COLLADO, L. and FIGUERAS, M. J. 2013. Arcobacter cloacae sp. nov. and Arcobacter suis sp. nov., two new species isolated from food and sewage. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 36, 22-27.
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Arcobacter thereius Houf et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 16389 = CCUG 56902 = LMG 24486.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY314753.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. thereius (from Gr. adj. thêreios), pertaining to an animal.
Reference: HOUF (K.), ON (S.L.W.), COENYE (T.), DEBRUYNE (L.), DE SMET (S.) and VANDAMME (P.): Arcobacter thereius sp. nov., isolated from pigs and ducks. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2599-2604.
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Arcobacter trophiarum De Smet et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 64 = 64/2-45d5/R-39974 = CCUG 59229 = LMG 25534.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN650333.
Etymology: Gr. n. trophias, fattened animal or animal kept in stable; hence N.L. gen. pl. n. trophiarum, of/from fattened animals or animals kept in stables.
Reference: DE SMET (S.), VANDAMME (P.), DE ZUTTER (L.), ON (S.L.W.), DOUIDAH (L.) and HOUF (K.): Arcobacter trophiarum sp. nov., isolated from fattening pigs. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 356-361.
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Arcobacter venerupis Levican et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain F67-11 = CECT 7836 = LMG 26156.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE565359.
Etymology: N.L. n. Venerupis, scientific generic name of marine bivalve molluscs; N.L. gen. n. venerupis, of Venerupis, isolated from the clam species Venerupis pullastra.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 147. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2045-2047. [LEVICAN (A.), COLLADO (L.), AGUILAR (C.), YUSTES (C.), DIÉGUEZ (A.L.), ROMALDE (J.L.) and FIGUERAS (M.J.): Arcobacter bivalviorum sp. nov. and Arcobacter venerupis sp. nov., new species isolated from shellfish. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2012, 35, 133-138.]
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