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Genus Bergeyella

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").


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


 

Bergeyella Vandamme et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Bergeyella zoohelcum (Holmes et al. 1987) Vandamme et al. 1994.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Bergeyella, named in honor of David H. Bergey, who created, together with his coworkers, the genus Flavobacterium in 1923, for his contributions to the taxononly of the genus Flavobacterium and related bacteria.
Valid publication: VANDAMME (P.), BERNARDET (J.F.), SEGERS (P.), KERSTERS (K.) and HOLMES (B.): New perspectives in the classification of the flavobacteria: description of Chryseobacterium gen. nov., Bergeyella gen. nov., and Empedobacter nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 827-831.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Bergeyella porcorum Zamora et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 1350-03=CECT 9006=CCUG 67887.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN886701.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: -.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 2463-2466.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: ZAMORA, L., DOMíNGUEZ, L., FERNáNDEZ-GARAYZáBAL, J. F., VELA, A. I. 2016. Bergeyella porcorum sp. nov., isolated from pigs. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 39, 160-163.
Effective publication Online

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Bergeyella zoohelcum (Holmes et al. 1987) Vandamme et al. 1994, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) D658 = ATCC 43767= CCUG 12568 = CCUG 30535 = CIP 103041 = IFO (now NBRC) 16014 = JCM 21249 = LMG 8351 = LMG 12996 = NCTC 11660.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: M93153.
Basonym: ¤ Weeksella zoohelcum Holmes et al. 1987.
Etymology: Gr. n zoon, an animal; Gr. neut. n. helkos, a wound; N.L. gen. pl. n. zoohelcum, of animal wounds, because strains are isolated from cat and dog bites and scratches.
Valid publication: VANDAMME (P.), BERNARDET (J.F.), SEGERS (P.), KERSTERS (K.) and HOLMES (B.): New perspectives in the classification of the flavobacteria: description of Chryseobacterium gen. nov., Bergeyella gen. nov., and Empedobacter nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 827-831.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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