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Genus Chelatococcus

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: 5
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).


 

Chelatococcus Auling et al. 1993, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Chelatococcus asaccharovorans Auling et al. 1993.
Etymology: N.L. v. chelato (from Gr. n. chele, claw), to form claw-like complexes with divalent cations, i.e. to chelate; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos), berry and, in bacteriology, a coccus; N.L. masc. n. Chelatococcus, chelating coccus.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 46. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 624-625.
Effective publication: AULING (G.), BUSSE (H.J.), EGLI (T.), EL-BANNA (T.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Description of the gram-negative, obligately aerobic, nitrilotriacetate (NTA)-utilizing bacteria as Chelatobacter heintzii, gen. nov., sp. nov., and Chelatococcus asaccharovorans, gen. nov., sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 104-112.
Validation List no. 46 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Chelatococcus Auling et al. 1993 emend. Yoon et al. 2008.
Type species: ¤ Chelatococcus asaccharovorans Auling et al. 1993.
Etymology: N.L. v. chelato (from Gr. n. chele, claw), to form claw-like complexes with divalent cations, i.e. to chelate; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos), berry and, in bacteriology, a coccus; N.L. masc. n. Chelatococcus, chelating coccus.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), IM (W.T.), LEE (S.T.) and OH (T.K.): Chelatococcus daeguensis sp. nov., isolated from wastewater of a textile dye works, and emended description of the genus Chelatococcus. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Chelatococcus asaccharovorans Auling et al. 1993, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TE2 = ATCC 51531= DSM 6462.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ294349.
Etymology: Gr. pref. a, not; Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; L. v. voro, to eat, to devour; N.L. part. adj. asaccharovorans, not devouring sugars.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 46. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 624-625.
Effective publication: AULING (G.), BUSSE (H.J.), EGLI (T.), EL-BANNA (T.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Description of the gram-negative, obligately aerobic, nitrilotriacetate (NTA)-utilizing bacteria as Chelatobacter heintzii, gen. nov., sp. nov., and Chelatococcus asaccharovorans, gen. nov., sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 104-112.
Validation List no. 46 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Chelatococcus caeni Jin et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EBR-4-1=KCTC 32487=JCM 30181.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF056991.
Etymology: L. gen. n. caeni of sludge.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: JIN, L., KO, S.-R., LEE, H.-G., KIM, B.-H., KIM, H.-S., AHN, C.-Y. and OH, H.-M. 2015. Chelatococcus caeni sp. nov., isolated from a biofilm reactor sludge sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 885-889
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Chelatococcus daeguensis Yoon et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K106 = CCUG 54519 = KCTC 12979.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF584507.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. daeguensis, of Daegu, Korea, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), IM (W.T.), LEE (S.T.) and OH (T.K.): Chelatococcus daeguensis sp. nov., isolated from wastewater of a textile dye works, and emended description of the genus Chelatococcus. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Chelatococcus reniformis Gu et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B2974=JCM 30308=CGMCC 1.12919.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ469373.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. n. ren, kidney; L. suff. formis, shaped like; N.L. masc. adj. reniformis, shaped like a kidney.
Source: Environmental - saline lake.
Valid publication: GU, Z., LIU, Y., WANG, N., JIAO, N., SHEN, L., LIU, H., ZHOU, Y., LIU, X., LI, J., LIANG, J. and BUSSE, H. J. 2016. Chelatococcus reniformis sp. nov., isolated from a glacier. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 4525-4529.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Chelatococcus sambhunathii Panday and Das 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HT4 = DSM 18167 = JCM 14988.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ322070.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. sambhunathii, of Sambhunath, named after Dr Sambhunath De, an eminent microbiologist in India.
Valid publication: PANDAY (D.) and DAS (S.K.): Chelatococcus sambhunathii sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic alphaproteobacterium isolated from hot spring sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 861-865.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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