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Genus Gelidibacter

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).


 

Gelidibacter Bowman et al. 1997, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Gelidibacter algens Bowman et al. 1997.
Etymology: L. adj. gelidus, ice-cold, very cold, icy; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Gelidibacter, icy rod.
Reference: BOWMAN (J.P.), McCAMMON (S.A.), BROWN (J.L.), NICHOLS (P.D.) and McMEEKIN (T.A.): Psychroserpens burtonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Gelidibacter algens gen. nov., sp. nov., psychrophilic bacteria isolated from Antarctic lacustrine and sea ice habitats. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 670-677.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelidibacter algens Bowman et al. 1997, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ACAM 536 = ATCC 700364.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U62914.
Etymology: L. part. adj. algens (from L. v. algeo, to be cold, feel cold), feeling cold, referring to the low temperature of the typical habitats of this species.
Reference: BOWMAN (J.P.), McCAMMON (S.A.), BROWN (J.L.), NICHOLS (P.D.) and McMEEKIN (T.A.): Psychroserpens burtonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Gelidibacter algens gen. nov., sp. nov., psychrophilic bacteria isolated from Antarctic lacustrine and sea ice habitats. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 670-677.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelidibacter gilvus Bowman and Nichols 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IC158 = ACAM 1054 = CIP 108531.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF001369.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. gilvus, pale yellow.
Valid publication: BOWMAN (J.P.) and NICHOLS (D.S.): Novel members of the family Flavobacteriaceae from Antarctic maritime habitats including Subsaximicrobium wynnwilliamsii gen. nov., sp. nov., Subsaximicrobium saxinquilinus sp. nov., Subsaxibacter broadyi gen. nov., sp. nov., Lacinutrix copepodicola gen. nov., sp. nov., and novel species of the genera Bizionia, Gelidibacter and Gillisia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1471-1486.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelidibacter mesophilus Macián et al. 2002, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 2SM29 = CECT 5103 = DSM 14095.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ344133.
Etymology:   Gr. n. mesos, middle; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), loving; N.L. masc. adj. mesophilus, middle (temperature)-loving, mesophilic.
Reference: MACIÁN (M.C.), PUJALTE (M.J.), MÁRQUEZ (M.C.), LUDWIG (W.), VENTOSA (A.), GARAY (E.) and SCHLEIFER (K.H.): Gelidibacter mesophilus sp. nov., a novel marine bacterium in the family Flavobacteriaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1325-1329.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelidibacter salicanalis Bowman and Nichols 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IC162 = ACAM 1053 = CIP 108532.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY694009.
Etymology: L. n. sal salis, salt; L. n. canalis -is, channel; N.L. gen. n. salicanalis, of a salt channel, referring to the sea-ice brine channel habitat of this species.
Reference: BOWMAN (J.P.) and NICHOLS (D.S.): Novel members of the family Flavobacteriaceae from Antarctic maritime habitats including Subsaximicrobium wynnwilliamsii gen. nov., sp. nov., Subsaximicrobium saxinquilinus sp. nov., Subsaxibacter broadyi gen. nov., sp. nov., Lacinutrix copepodicola gen. nov., sp. nov., and novel species of the genera Bizionia, Gelidibacter and Gillisia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1471-1486.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Gelidibacter sediminis Zhang and Margesin 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S11-41=DSM 28135=LMG 28076.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP015830.
Etymology: L. gen. n. sediminis, of sediment.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ZHANG, D.-C. and MARGESIN, R. 2015. Gelidibacter sediminis sp. nov., isolated from a sediment sample of the Yellow Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2304-2309.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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