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Genus Enteractinococcus

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").

 

Enteractinococcus Cao et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Enteractinococcus coprophilus Cao et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. n enteron, intestine; Gr. n. actis actinos, a ray; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc; n. kokkos, a grain or berry), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Enteractinococcus, intestinal and ray coccus.
Valid publication: CAO (Y.R.), JIANG (Y.), JIN (R.X.), HAN (L.), HE (W.X.), LI (Y.L.), HUANG (X.S.) and XUE (Q.H.): Enteractinococcus coprophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., of the family Micrococcaceae, isolated from Panthera tigris amoyensis faeces, and transfer of Yaniella fodinae Dhanjal et al. 2011 to the genus Enteractinococcus as Enteractinococcus fodinae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2710-2716.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Enteractinococcus coprophilus Cao et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM 100590 = DSM 24083 = JCM 17352.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF507603.
Etymology: Gr. n. kopros, dung, faeces; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos) friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. coprophilus, faeces-loving.
Valid publication: CAO (Y.R.), JIANG (Y.), JIN (R.X.), HAN (L.), HE (W.X.), LI (Y.L.), HUANG (X.S.) and XUE (Q.H.): Enteractinococcus coprophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., of the family Micrococcaceae, isolated from Panthera tigris amoyensis faeces, and transfer of Yaniella fodinae Dhanjal et al. 2011 to the genus Enteractinococcus as Enteractinococcus fodinae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2710-2716.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Enteractinococcus fodinae (Dhanjal et al. 2011) Cao et al. 2012, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G5 = DSM 22966 = JCM 17931 = MTCC 9846.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ871122.
Basonym: ¤ Yaniella fodinae Dhanjal et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. gen. n. fodinae, of a pit, of a mine.
Valid publication: CAO (Y.R.), JIANG (Y.), JIN (R.X.), HAN (L.), HE (W.X.), LI (Y.L.), HUANG (X.S.) and XUE (Q.H.): Enteractinococcus coprophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., of the family Micrococcaceae, isolated from Panthera tigris amoyensis faeces, and transfer of Yaniella fodinae Dhanjal et al. 2011 to the genus Enteractinococcus as Enteractinococcus fodinae comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2710-2716.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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