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Genus Bombella

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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

 

Bombella Li et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Bombella intestini Li et al. 2015.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Bombella, named after the bumble bee genus, Bombus, from which the first isolate of this genus was obtained.
Valid publication: LI, L., PRAET, J., BORREMANS, W., NUNES, O. C., MANAIA, C. L. M., CLEENWERCK, I., MEEUS, I., SMAGGHE, G., DE VUYST, L. and VANDAMME, P. 2015. Bombella intestini gen. nov., sp. nov., an acetic acid bacterium isolated from bumble bee crop. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 267-273
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Bombella apis Yun et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MRM1=KCTC 52452=JCM 31623.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KU534110.
Etymology: L. gen. fem. n. apis, of/from a honey bee, the genus name of the honey bee Apis mellifera.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: YUN, J. H., LEE, J. Y., HYUN, D. W., JUNG, M. J. and BAE, J. W. 2017. Bombella apis sp. nov., an acetic acid bacterium isolated from the midgut of a honey bee. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 2184-2188.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Bombella intestini Li et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R-52487=LMG 28161=DSM 28636.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ584313.
Etymology: L. gen. n. intestini, of the gut.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: LI, L., PRAET, J., BORREMANS, W., NUNES, O. C., MANAIA, C. L. M., CLEENWERCK, I., MEEUS, I., SMAGGHE, G., DE VUYST, L. and VANDAMME, P. 2015. Bombella intestini gen. nov., sp. nov., an acetic acid bacterium isolated from bumble bee crop. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 267-273
Original article in IJSEM Online

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