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Genus Devosia

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: 21
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).


 

Devosia Nakagawa et al. 1996, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Devosia, honoring Paul De Vos, a Belgian microbiologist, for his basic contribution to the taxonomy of pseudomonads.
Valid publication: NAKAGAWA (Y.), SAKANE (T.) and YOKOTA (A.): Transfer of "Pseudomonas riboflavina" (Foster 1944), a gram-negative, motile rod with long-chain 3-hydroxy fatty acids, to Devosia riboflavina gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 16-22.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Devosia Nakagawa et al. 1996 emend. Rivas et al. 2003.
Type species: ¤ Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Devosia, honoring Paul De Vos, a Belgian microbiologist, for his basic contribution to the taxonomy of pseudomonads.
References: Validation List no. 92 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 935-937. [RIVAS (R.), WILLEMS (A.), SUBBA-RAO (N.S.), MATEOS (P.F.), DAZZO (F.B.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.), MARTÍNEZ-MOLINA (E.), GILLIS (M.) and VELÁZQUEZ (E.): Description of Devosia neptuniae sp. nov. that nodulates and fixes nitrogen in symbiosis with Neptunia natans, an aquatic legume from India. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2003, 26, 47-53.]
Validation List no. 92 in IJSEM Online - Original article Online

Devosia Nakagawa et al. 1996 emend. Yoo et al. 2006.
Type species: ¤ Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Devosia, honoring Paul De Vos, a Belgian microbiologist, for his basic contribution to the taxonomy of pseudomonads.
Reference: YOO (S.H.), WEON (H.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), HONG (S.B.), KWON (S.W.), CHO (Y.H.), GO (S.J.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Devosia soli sp. nov., isolated from greenhouse soil in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2689-2692.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Devosia Nakagawa et al. 1996 emend. Yoon et al. 2007.
Type species: ¤ Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Devosia, honoring Paul De Vos, a Belgian microbiologist, for his basic contribution to the taxonomy of pseudomonads.
Reference: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), PARK (S.) and OH (T.K.): Devosia insulae sp. nov., isolated from soil, and emended description of the genus Devosia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1310-1314.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Devosia Nakagawa et al. 1996 emend. Zhang et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Devosia, honoring Paul De Vos, a Belgian microbiologist, for his basic contribution to the taxonomy of pseudomonads.
Reference: ZHANG (D.C.), REDZIC (M.), LIU (H.C.), ZHOU (Y.G.), SCHINNER (F.) and MARGESIN (R.): Devosia psychrophila sp. nov. and Devosia glacialis sp. nov., from alpine glacier cryoconite, and an emended description of the genus Devosia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 710-715.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia albogilva Verma et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IPL15 = CCM 7427 = MTCC 8594.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF433460.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. albogilva, whitish yellow.
Valid publication: VERMA (M.), KUMAR (M.), DADHWAL (M.), KAUR (J.) and LAL (R.): Devosia albogilva sp. nov. and Devosia crocina sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane dump site. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 795-799.
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Devosia chinhatensis Kumar et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IPL18 = CCM 7426 = MTCC 8593.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF433462.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. chinhatensis, pertaining to Chinhat, India, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: KUMAR (M.), VERMA (M.) and LAL (R.): Devosia chinhatensis sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site in India. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 861-865.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia confluentis Park et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HJR-2=KCTC 52211=NBRC 112271.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KU507536.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. fem. gen. n. confluentis, of a meeting place of waters.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: PARK, S., JUNG, Y. T., KIM, S. and YOON, J. H. 2016. Devosia confluentis sp. nov., isolated from the junction between the ocean and a freshwater lake, and reclassification of two Vasilyevaea species as Devosia enhydra comb. nov. and Devosia mishustinii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3935-3941.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia crocina Verma et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IPL20 = CCM 7425 = MTCC 8590.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF433461.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. crocina, saffron-coloured.
Valid publication: VERMA (M.), KUMAR (M.), DADHWAL (M.), KAUR (J.) and LAL (R.): Devosia albogilva sp. nov. and Devosia crocina sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane dump site. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 795-799.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia enhydra Park et al. 2016, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 9b=ATCC 23634=VKM B-1376.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: GQ221761.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Basonym: ¤ Vasilyevaea enhydra (Staley 1968) Yee et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. enhydra, living in water, aquatic.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: PARK, S., JUNG, Y. T., KIM, S. and YOON, J. H. 2016. Devosia confluentis sp. nov., isolated from the junction between the ocean and a freshwater lake, and reclassification of two Vasilyevaea species as Devosia enhydra comb. nov. and Devosia mishustinii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3935-3941.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia epidermidihirudinis Galatis et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) E84=LMG 26909=CCM 8398.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC254735.
Etymology: -.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 153. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3131-3134.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: GALATIS, H., MARTIN, K., KÄMPFER, P. and GLAESER, S. 2013. Devosia epidermidihirudinis sp. nov. isolated from the surface of a medical leech. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 103, 1165-1171.
Effective publication Online

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Devosia geojensis Ryu et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BD-c194 = DSM 19414 = KCTC 22082.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF575560.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. geojensis, pertaining to Geoje in Korea, the location of the soil sample from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: RYU (S.H.), CHUNG (B.S.), LE (N.T.), JANG (H.H.), YUN (P.Y.), PARK (W.) and JEON (C.O.): Devosia geojensis sp. nov., isolated from diesel-contaminated soil in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 633-636.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia glacialis Zhang et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Cr4-44 = CGMCC 1.10691 = LMG 26051.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HM474794.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. glacialis, icy, full of ice, referring to the frozen, icy environment from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: ZHANG (D.C.), REDZIC (M.), LIU (H.C.), ZHOU (Y.G.), SCHINNER (F.) and MARGESIN (R.): Devosia psychrophila sp. nov. and Devosia glacialis sp. nov., from alpine glacier cryoconite, and an emended description of the genus Devosia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 710-715.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia honganensis Zhang et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NSL10=ACCC 19737=KCTC 42281.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP339871.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 168. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 1603-1606.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Zhang, L., Song, M., Chen, X.-L., Xu, R.-J., Chen, K., Li, S.-P., Xia, Z.-Y. and Jiang, J.-D. 2015. Devosia honganensis sp. nov., isolated from the soil of a chemical factory. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 108, 1301-1307.
Effective publication Online

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Devosia humi Du et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) THG-MM1=KACC 18281=CCTCC AB 2015121.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KM598259.
Etymology: L. gen. n. humi, of earth, soil.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: DU, J., KOOK, M., AKTER, S., SINGH, H., WON, K., NGO, H. T. and YI, T. H. 2016. Devosia humi sp. nov., isolated from soil of a Korean pine (Pinus koraiensis) garden. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 341-346.
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Devosia insulae Yoon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DS-56 = DSM 17955 = KCTC 12821.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF012357.
Etymology: L. gen. n. insulae, of an island, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), KANG (S.J.), PARK (S.) and OH (T.K.): Devosia insulae sp. nov., isolated from soil, and emended description of the genus Devosia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1310-1314.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia limi Vanparys et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DSM 17137 = LMG 22951.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ786801.
Etymology: L. gen. n. limi, of sludge.
Valid publication: VANPARYS (B.), HEYLEN (K.), LEBBE (L.) and DE VOS (P.): Devosia limi sp. nov., isolated from a nitrifying inoculum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1997-2000.
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Devosia mishustinii Park et al. 2016, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 17=VKM B-2499=CCM 7569.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FJ560749.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Basonym: ¤ Vasilyevaea mishustinii (Vasil'eva et al. 2009) Yee et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. mishustinii, of Mishustin, a famous Russian soil microbiologist.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: PARK, S., JUNG, Y. T., KIM, S. and YOON, J. H. 2016. Devosia confluentis sp. nov., isolated from the junction between the ocean and a freshwater lake, and reclassification of two Vasilyevaea species as Devosia enhydra comb. nov. and Devosia mishustinii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3935-3941.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia neptuniae Rivas et al. 2003, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) J1 = CECT 5650 = LMG 21357.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF469072.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. neptuniae, of Neptunia, named because the organism was isolated from Neptunia natans (L.c.) Druce.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 92. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 935-937.
Effective publication: RIVAS (R.), WILLEMS (A.), SUBBA-RAO (N.S.), MATEOS (P.F.), DAZZO (F.B.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.), MARTÍNEZ-MOLINA (E.), GILLIS (M.) and VELÁZQUEZ (E.): Description of Devosia neptuniae sp. nov. that nodulates and fixes nitrogen in symbiosis with Neptunia natans, an aquatic legume from India. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2003, 26, 47-53.
Validation List no. 92 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Devosia pacifica Jia et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NH131=JCM 19305=KCTC 32437.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF111722.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. pacifica, peaceful, pertaining to Pacific Ocean from where the organism was isolated.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: JIA, Y.-Y., SUN, C., PAN, J., ZHANG, W.-Y., ZHANG, X.-Q., HUO, Y.-Y., ZHU, X.-F. and WU, M. 2014. Devosia pacifica sp. nov., isolated from deep-sea sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2637-2641.
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Devosia psychrophila Zhang et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Cr7-05 = CGMCC 1.10210 = CIP 110130 = DSM 22950.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU441678.
Etymology: Gr. adj. psuchros, cold; Gr. adj. philos, liking, loving; N.L. fem. adj. psychrophila, cold-loving.
Valid publication: ZHANG (D.C.), REDZIC (M.), LIU (H.C.), ZHOU (Y.G.), SCHINNER (F.) and MARGESIN (R.): Devosia psychrophila sp. nov. and Devosia glacialis sp. nov., from alpine glacier cryoconite, and an emended description of the genus Devosia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 710-715.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia riboflavina (ex Foster 1944) Nakagawa et al. 1996, nom. rev., comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Foster strain 4R3337 = ATCC 9526= CCUG 1825 = CIP 59.10 = DSM 7230 = IFO (now NBRC) 13584 = JCM 21244 = LMG 2277 = NRRL B-784 = NRRL B-2463.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ549086.
Synonym: "Pseudomonas riboflavina" Foster 1944.
Etymology: N.L. n. riboflavinum, riboflavin; N.L. fem. adj. riboflavina, referring to the ability of the organism to oxidize riboflavin.
Valid publication: NAKAGAWA (Y.), SAKANE (T.) and YOKOTA (A.): Transfer of "Pseudomonas riboflavina" (Foster 1944), a gram-negative, motile rod with long-chain 3-hydroxy fatty acids, to Devosia riboflavina gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 16-22.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia soli Yoo et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GH2-10 = DSM 17780 = KACC 11509.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ303125.
Etymology: L. gen. n. soli, of soil.
Valid publication: YOO (S.H.), WEON (H.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), HONG (S.B.), KWON (S.W.), CHO (Y.H.), GO (S.J.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Devosia soli sp. nov., isolated from greenhouse soil in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2689-2692.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Devosia subaequoris Lee 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HST3-14 = JCM 14206 = KCTC 12772.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM293857.
Etymology: L. prep. sub, under; L. gen. n. aequoris, of the sea; N.L. gen. n. subaequoris, from under the sea, referring to the place where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (S.D.): Devosia subaequoris sp. nov., isolated from beach sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2212-2215.
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Devosia submarina Romanenko et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KMM 9415=NRIC 0884=JCM 18935.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB712348 .
Etymology: L. prep. sub, under; L. adj. marina, of the sea; N.L. adj. submarina, from under the sea.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: ROMANENKO, L. A., TANAKA, N. and SVETASHEV, V. I. 2013. Devosia submarina sp. nov., isolated from deep-sea surface sediments. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3079-3085.
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Devosia yakushimensis Bautista et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Yak96B = KCTC 22147 = LMG 24299 = NBRC 103855.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB361068.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. yakushimensis, pertaining to Yakushima, from where the organism was isolated.
Valid publication: BAUTISTA (V.V.), MONSALUD (R.G.) and YOKOTA (A.): Devosia yakushimensis sp. nov., isolated from root nodules of Pueraria lobata (Willd.) Ohwi. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 627-632.
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