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Genus Asaccharospora

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Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Asaccharospora Gerritsen et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Asaccharospora irregularis Gerritsen et al. 2014.
Etymology: Gr. pref. a, not; Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed, and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Asaccharospora, a spore-forming organism that is unable to ferment sugars.
Valid publication: GERRITSEN, J., FUENTES, S., GRIEVINK, W., VAN NIFTRIK, L., TINDALL, B. J., TIMMERMAN, H. M., RIJKERS, G. T. and SMIDT, H. 2014. Characterization of Romboutsia ilealis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the gastro-intestinal tract of a rat, and proposal for the reclassification of five closely related members of the genus Clostridium into the genera Romboutsia gen. nov., Intestinibacter gen. nov., Terrisporobacter gen. nov. and Asaccharospora gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1600-1616.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Asaccharospora irregularis Gerritsen et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 6VI=ATCC 25756BCRC 14528=DSM 2635=JCM 1425=NCIMB 11830.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: X73447.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. irregularis, irregular, referring to pleomorphic, irregular cells.
Source: Human.
Valid publication: GERRITSEN, J., FUENTES, S., GRIEVINK, W., VAN NIFTRIK, L., TINDALL, B. J., TIMMERMAN, H. M., RIJKERS, G. T. and SMIDT, H. 2014. Characterization of Romboutsia ilealis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the gastro-intestinal tract of a rat, and proposal for the reclassification of five closely related members of the genus Clostridium into the genera Romboutsia gen. nov., Intestinibacter gen. nov., Terrisporobacter gen. nov. and Asaccharospora gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1600-1616.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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