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Genus Arsenicicoccus

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: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Arsenicicoccus Collins et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Arsenicicoccus bolidensis Collins et al. 2004.
Etymology: L. n. arsenicum, arsenic; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Arsenicicoccus, arsenic coccus, because the type species was recovered from an arsenic enrichment.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.), ROUTH (J.), SARASWATHY (A.), LAWSON (P.A.), SCHUMANN (P.), WELINDER-OLSSON (C.) and FALSEN (E.): Arsenicicoccus bolidensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from contaminated lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 605-608.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The noun coccus is a N.L. masc. n., not a L. masc. n. as cited in the paper by Collins et al. 2004.

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Arsenicicoccus bolidensis Collins et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCUG 47306 = DSM 15745 = JCM 13385.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ558133.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. bolidensis, pertaining to the Boliden region in Vasterbotten district of northern Sweden, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.), ROUTH (J.), SARASWATHY (A.), LAWSON (P.A.), SCHUMANN (P.), WELINDER-OLSSON (C.) and FALSEN (E.): Arsenicicoccus bolidensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from contaminated lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 605-608.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Arsenicicoccus dermatophilus Gobeli et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KM 894/11=DSM 25571=CCUG 62181=CCOS 690.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE580230.
Etymology: Gr. n. derma -atos, skin; N.L. masc. adj. philus, (from Gr. masc. adj. philos) friend to, loving; N.L. masc. adj. dermatophilus skin loving.
Source: Veterinary.
Valid publication: GOBELI, S., THOMANN, A., WYSS, F., KUEHNI-BOGHENBOR, K., BRODARD, I. and PERRETEN, V. 2013. Arsenicicoccus dermatophilus sp. nov., a hypha-forming bacterium isolated from the skin of greater flamingos (Phoenicopterus roseus) with pododermatitis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4046-4051.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Arsenicicoccus piscis Hamada et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Kis4-19 = DSM 22760 = NBRC 105830.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB521998.
Etymology: L. gen. n. piscis, of/from a fish, isolated from the intestinal tract of a fish (Sillago japonica).
Valid publication: Validation List no. 132. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 469-472.
Effective publication: HAMADA (M.), IINO (T.), IWAMI (T.), TAMURA (T.), HARAYAMA (S.) and SUZUKI (K.I.): Arsenicicoccus piscis sp. nov., a mesophilic actinobacterium isolated from the intestinal tract of a fish. Actinomycetologica, 2009, 23, 40-45.
Validation List no. 132 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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