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Genus Breoghania

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Breoghania Gallego et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Breoghania corrubedonensis Gallego et al. 2011.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Breoghania, named after Breoghan, according to Celtic mythology (Leabhar Ghabhala, XII century), the first Celtic king of Gallaecia (actual Galicia), founder of the city of Brigantia (probably A Coruña) that built a tower on the coast from where Eire (Ireland) could be seen.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 137. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1-3.
Effective publication: GALLEGO (S.), VILA (J.), NIETO (J.M.), URDIAIN (M.), ROSSELLÓ-MÓRA (R.) and GRIFOLL (M.): Breoghania corrubedonensis gen. nov. sp. nov., a novel alphaproteobacterium isolated from a Galician beach (NW Spain) after the Prestige fuel oil spill, and emended description of the family Cohaesibacteraceae and the species Cohaesibacter gelatinilyticus. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2010, 33, 316-321.
Validation List no. 137 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Breoghania corrubedonensis Gallego et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) UBF-P1 = CECT 7622 = DSM 23382 = LMG 25482.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GQ272328.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. corrubedonensis, of or belonging to Corrubedo, northwest Spain, isolated from the beach of Corrubedo, the location where the sand sample used to inoculate the enrichment cultures from which strain UBF-P1T was isolated.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 137. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1-3.
Effective publication: GALLEGO (S.), VILA (J.), NIETO (J.M.), URDIAIN (M.), ROSSELLÓ-MÓRA (R.) and GRIFOLL (M.): Breoghania corrubedonensis gen. nov. sp. nov., a novel alphaproteobacterium isolated from a Galician beach (NW Spain) after the Prestige fuel oil spill, and emended description of the family Cohaesibacteraceae and the species Cohaesibacter gelatinilyticus. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2010, 33, 316-321.
Validation List no. 137 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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