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Genus Erythrobacter

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: 18
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).


 

Erythrobacter Shiba and Simidu 1982, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Erythrobacteraceae Lee et al. 2005).
Type species: ¤ Erythrobacter longus Shiba and Simidu 1982.
Etymology: Gr. adj. eruthros, red; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Erythrobacter, red rod.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Erb. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Reference: SHIBA (T.) and SIMIDU (U.): Erythrobacter longus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacterium which contains bacteriochlorophyll a. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1982, 32, 211-217.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter aquimaris Yoon et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW-110 = JCM 12189 = KCCM 41818.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY461441.
Etymology: L. n. aqua, water; L. gen. n. maris, of the sea; N.L. gen. n. aquimaris, of the water of the sea.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), KANG (K.H.), OH (T.K.) and PARK (Y.H.): Erythrobacter aquimaris sp. nov., isolated from sea water of a tidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1981-1985.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter atlanticus Zhuang et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) s21-N3=MCCC 1A00519=KCTC 42697.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP994305.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: LBHU00000000.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. atlanticus, referring to the Atlantic Ocean, where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ZHUANG, L., LIU, Y., WANG, L., WANG, W. and SHAO, Z. 2015. Erythrobacter atlanticus sp. nov., a bacterium from ocean sediment able to degrade polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3714-3719.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter citreus Denner et al. 2002, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RE35F/1 = CIP 107092 = DSM 14432 = JCM 21816.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF118020.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. citreus, of or pertaining to the citron-tree; intended to mean lemon-yellow, describing the lemon-yellow pigmentation.
Valid publication: DENNER (E.B.M.), VYBIRAL (D.), KOBLÍŽEK (M.), KÄMPFER (P.), BUSSE (H.J.) and VELIMIROV (B.): Erythrobacter citreus sp. nov., a yellow-pigmented bacterium that lacks bacteriochlorophyll a, isolated from the western Mediterranean Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1655-1661.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The specific epithet is a "L. adj.", not a "M.L. adj." as cited in the paper by Denner et al. 2002.

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Erythrobacter flavus Yoon et al. 2003, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW-46 = JCM 11808 = KCCM 41642.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF500004.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. flavus, yellow, the colour of colonies or pigment.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), KIM (H.), KIM (I.G.), KANG (K.H.) and PARK (Y.H.): Erythrobacter flavus sp. nov., a slight halophile from the East Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1169-1174.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter gaetbuli Yoon et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW-161 = DSM 16225 = KCTC 12227.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY562220.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. gaetbuli, of gaetbul, the Korean name for a tidal flat.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), OH (T.K.) and PARK (Y.H.): Erythrobacter seohaensis sp. nov. and Erythrobacter gaetbuli sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 71-75.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter gangjinensis Lee et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K7-2 = JCM 15420 = KCTC 22330.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU428782.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. gangjinensis, referring to Gangjin, the name of the bay in Korea from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (Y.S.), LEE (D.H.), KAHNG (H.Y.), KIM (E.M.) and JUNG (J.S.): Erythrobacter gangjinensis sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1413-1417.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter jejuensis Yoon et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CNU001 = JCM 16677 = KCTC 23090.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ453142.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. jejuensis, of or belonging to Jeju Island in the Republic of Korea, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YOON (B.J.), LEE (D.H.) and OH (D.C.): Erythrobacter jejuensis sp. nov., isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63,1421-1426.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter litoralis Yurkov et al. 1994, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T4 = ATCC 700002= CIP 106926 = DSM 8509 = JCM 10281 = NBRC 102620.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF465836.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. litoralis, of or belonging to the sea-shore.
Valid publication: YURKOV (V.), STACKEBRANDT (E.), HOLMES (A.), FUERST (J.A.), HUGENHOLTZ (P.), GOLECKI (J.), GAD'ON (N.), GORLENKO (V.M.), KOMPANTSEVA (E.I.) and DREWS (G.): Phylogenetic positions of novel aerobic, bacteriochlorophyll a-containing bacteria and description of Roseococcus thiosulfatophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., Erythromicrobium ramosum gen. nov., sp. nov., and Erythrobacter litoralis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 427-434.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter longus Shiba and Simidu 1982, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OCh101 = ATCC 33941= CIP 104268 = DSM 6997 = IFO (now NBRC) 14126 = JCM 6170.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF465835.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. longus, long.
Valid publication: SHIBA (T.) and SIMIDU (U.): Erythrobacter longus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacterium which contains bacteriochlorophyll a. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1982, 32, 211-217.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter luteolus Yoon et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW-109 = JCM 12599 = KCTC 12311.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY739662.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. luteolus, yellowish.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), KANG (K.H.), YEO (S.H.) and OH (T.K.): Erythrobacter luteolus sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1167-1170.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Altererythrobacter luteolus (Yoon et al. 2005) Kwon et al. 2007, comb. nov.

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Erythrobacter luteus Lei et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KA37=MCCC 1F01227=KCTC 42179.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP197673.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: LBHB01000000.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. luteus, orange-coloured, referring to the colour of the colony.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: LEI, X., ZHANG, H., CHEN, Y., LI, Y., CHEN, Z., LAI, Q., ZHANG, J., ZHENG, W., XU, H. and ZHENG, T. 2015. Erythrobacter luteus sp. nov., isolated from mangrove sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2472-2478.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter lutimaris Jung et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S-5=KCTC 42109=CECT 8624.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ870094.
Etymology: L. n. lutum -i, mud; L. n. mare maris the sea, marine; N.L. gen. n. lutimaris of a marine mud).
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: JUNG, Y.-T., PARK, S., LEE, J.-S. and YOON, J.-H. 2014. Erythrobacter lutimaris sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 4184-4190.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter marinus Jung et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HWDM-33 = CCUG 60528 = KCTC 23554.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ117934.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, of the sea, marine.
Valid publication: JUNG (Y.T.), PARK (S.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Erythrobacter marinus sp. nov., isolated from seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2050-2055.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter nanhaisediminis Xu et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T30 = CGMCC 1.7715 = JCM 16125.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ654473.
Etymology: Chin. n. nanhai, meaning "the South China Sea" in Chinese; L. gen. n. sediminis, of a sediment; N.L. gen. n. nanhaisediminis, of a sediment from the South China Sea.
Valid publication: XU (M.), XIN (Y.), YU (Y.), ZHANG (J.), ZHOU (Y.), LIU (H.), TIAN (J.) and LI (Y.): Erythrobacter nanhaisediminis sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment of the South China Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2215-2220.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter odishensis Subhash et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JA747=KCTC 23981=NBRC 108930.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE680094.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. odishensis, of or belonging to Odisha, a coastal state in India rich in bacterial diversity.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Reference: SUBHASH, Y., TUSHAR, L., SASIKALA, CH. and RAMANA CH., V. 2013. Erythrobacter odishensis sp. nov. and Pontibacter odishensis sp. nov. isolated from dry soil of a solar saltern. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4524-4532.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter pelagi Wu et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) UST081027-248 = JCM 17468 = NRRL 59511.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ203045.
Etymology: L. gen. n. pelagi, of/from the sea, reflecting isolation of the type strain from seawater of the Red Sea.
Valid publication: WU (H.X.), LAI (P.Y.), LEE (O.O.), ZHOU (X.J.), MIAO (L.), WANG (H.) and QIAN (P.Y.): Erythrobacter pelagi sp. nov., a member of the family Erythrobacteraceae isolated from the Red Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1348-1353.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter seohaensis Yoon et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SW-135 = DSM 16221 = JCM 21815 = KCTC 12228.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY562219.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. seohaensis, of Seohae, the Korean name of the Yellow Sea, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), OH (T.K.) and PARK (Y.H.): Erythrobacter seohaensis sp. nov. and Erythrobacter gaetbuli sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 71-75.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Erythrobacter vulgaris Ivanova et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 022-2-10 = CIP 108956 = KMM 3465.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY706935.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. vulgaris, ordinary, usual, common.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 108. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 499-500.
Effective publication: IVANOVA (E.P.), BOWMAN (J.P.), LYSENKO (A.M.), ZHUKOVA (N.V.), GORSHKOVA (N.M.), KUZNETSOVA (T.A.), KALINOVSKAYA (N.I.), SHEVCHENKO (L.S.) and MIKHAILOV (V.V.): Erythrobacter vulgaris sp. nov., a novel organism isolated from the marine invertebrates. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2005, 28, 123-130.
Validation List no. 108 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the effective publication, the type strain CIP 108956 is erroneously cited as CIP 107841.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 108 (footnote §). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 499-500.
Validation List no. 108 in IJSEM Online

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