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Genus Geodermatophilus

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: 20
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).


 

Geodermatophilus Luedemann 1968, genus. (Type genus of the family ¤ Geodermatophilaceae Normand 2006).
Type species: ¤ Geodermatophilus obscurus Luedemann 1968 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: Gr. n. , earth; Gr. n. derma -atos, skin; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. n. Geodermatophilus, (bacteria) loving earth and skin (a group of microorganisms that live in the soil, yet that love the skin, by analogy to the genus Dermatophilus, the actinobacterial genus causing a skin disease, that has similar morphological features).
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: LUEDEMANN (G.M.): Geodermatophilus, a new genus of the Dermatophilaceae (Actinomycetales). Journal of Bacteriology, 1968, 96, 1848-1858.

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Geodermatophilus africanus Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF11/1=DSM 45422=CCUG 62969=MTCC 11556.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE654550.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. africanus, of Africa.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ, M. C., GÖKER, M., PÖTTER, G., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., GORBUSHINA, A. A. and KLENK, H.-P. 2013. Geodermatophilus africanus sp. nov., a halotolerant actinomycete isolated from Saharan desert sand. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 104, 207-216.
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Geodermatophilus amargosae del Carmen Montero et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G12=CCUG 62971=DSM 46136=MTCC 11559.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF679056.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. amargosae, of the Amargosa Desert, Nevada, USA.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 158. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 2184-2187.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: DEL CARMEN MONTERO-CALASANZ, M., GÖKER, M., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., MAYILRAJ, S., GOODFELLOW, M. and KLENK, H.-P. 2014. Description of Geodermatophilus amargosae sp. nov., to accommodate the not validly named Geodermatophilus obscurus subsp. amargosae (Luedemann, 1968). Curr. Microbiol., 68, 365-371.
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Geodermatophilus aquaeductus Hezbri et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BMG801=CECT 8822=DSM 46834.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626272.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 165. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 2777-2783.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Hezbri, K., Ghodhbane-Gtari, F., Del Carmen Montero-Calasanz, M., Sghaier, H., Rohde, M., Spröer, C., Schumann, P., Klenk, H.-P. and Gtari, M. 2015. Geodermatophilus aquaeductus sp. nov., isolated from the ruins of Hadrian's aqueduct. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 108, 41-50.
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Geodermatophilus arenarius Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF5/4 = CCUG 62763 = DSM 45418 = MTCC 11413.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE654547.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. arenarius, pertaining to sand, referring to the source of organism.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 150. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 797-798.
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ (M.C.), GÖKER (M.), PÖTTER (G.), ROHDE (M.), SPRÖER (C.), SCHUMANN (P.), GORBUSHINA (A.A.) and KLENK (H.P.): Geodermatophilus arenarius sp. nov., a xerophilic actinomycete isolated from Saharan desert sand in Chad. Extremophiles, 2012, 16, 903-909.
Validation List no. 150 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geodermatophilus brasiliensis Bertazzo et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Tü 6233=DSM 44526=CECT 8402.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: DQ029102.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. brasiliensis, of or pertaining to Brazil, where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: BERTAZZO, M., MONTERO-CALASANZ, M. D. C., MARTINEZ-GARCIA, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., KROPPENSTEDT, R. M., STACKEBRANDT, E., KLENK, H.-P. and FIEDLER, H.-P. 2014. Geodermatophilus brasiliensis sp. nov., isolated from Brazilian soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2841-2848.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus bullaregiensis Hezbri et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BMG841=CECT 8221=DSM 46841.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626271.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: L. n. Bulla Regia, a Roman town in Northern Africa, today North-Western Tunisia; N.L. masc. adj. bullaregiensis, derived from Bulla Regia referring to the origin of isolation.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 166. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 3763-3767.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Hezbri, K., Ghodhbane-Gtari, F., Del Carmen Montero-Calasanz, M., Sghaier, H., Rohde, M., Schumann, P., Klenk, H.-P. and Gtari, M. 2015. Description of Geodermatophilus bullaregiensis sp. nov. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 108, 415-425.
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Geodermatophilus dictyosporus Montero-Calasanz et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G-5=CCUG 62970=MTCC 11558=ATCC 25080CBS 234.69=DSM 43161=IFO 13317=KCC A-0154=NBRC 13317.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF970584.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 163. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 1105-1111.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ, M. DEL C., HEZBRI, K., GÖKER, M., SGHAIER, H., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P. and KLENK, H.-P. 2015. Description of gamma radiation-resistant Geodermatophilus dictyosporus sp. nov. to accommodate the not validly named Geodermatophilus obscurus subsp. dictyosporus (Luedemann, 1968). Extremophiles, 19, 77-85.
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Geodermatophilus nigrescens Nie et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM 75980 = CCTCC AA 2011015 = JCM 18056.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JN656711.
Etymology: L. part. adj. nigrescens, becoming black.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 147. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2045-2047.
Effective publication: NIE (G.X.), MING (H.), LI (S.), ZHOU (E.M.), CHENG (J.), YU (T.T.), ZHANG (J.), FENG (H.G.), TANG (S.K.) and LI (W.J.): Geodermatophilus nigrescens sp. nov., isolated from a dry-hot valley. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2012, 101, 811-817.
Validation List no. 147 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geodermatophilus normandii del Carmen Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF5/3=DSM 45417=CCUG 62814=MTCC 11412.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE654546.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. normandii, of Normand, named for Philippe Normand, a microbiologist at University Claude Bernard Lyon I, in recognition of his contributions to the microbiology field including his characterization of suborder Frankineae and, in particular, the family Geodermatophilaceae.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: DEL CARMEN MONTERO-CALASANZ, M., GÖKER, M., PÖTTER, G., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., GORBUSHINA, A. A. and KLENK, H.-P. 2013. Geodermatophilus normandii sp. nov., isolated from Saharan desert sand. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3437-3443.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus obscurus Luedemann 1968, species. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 25078= DSM 43160 = IFO (now NBRC) 13315 = JCM 3152 = NRRL B-3577 = VKM Ac-658.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001867 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. masc. adj. obscurus, dark, obscure, indistinct.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: LUEDEMANN (G.M.): Geodermatophilus, a new genus of the Dermatophilaceae (Actinomycetales). Journal of Bacteriology, 1968, 96, 1848-1858.

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Geodermatophilus poikilotrophus corrig. del Carmen Montero-Calasanz et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G18=CCUG 63018=DSM 44209.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF970583.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: Gr. adj. poikilos, various, varying; Gr. n. trophos, feeder; N.L. masc. n. (nominative in apposition) poikilotrophus, an organism feeding under varied conditions.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 165. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 2777-2783.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: del Carmen Montero-Calasanz, M., Hofner, B., Göker, M., Rohde, M., Spröer, C., Hezbri, K., Gtari, M., Schumann, P., Klenk, H.-P. 2014. Geodermatophilus poikilotrophi sp. nov.: a multitolerant actinomycete isolated from dolomitic marble. Biomed. Res. Int. 2014, 914767
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Note: Epithet and etymology corrected on validation..

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Geodermatophilus pulveris Hezbri et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BMG 825=CECT 9003=DSM 46839‏.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626270.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. gen. n. pulveris, of dust, referring to the isolation source.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: HEZBRI, K., GHODHBANE-GTARI, F., MONTERO-CALASANZ, M. D., NOUIOUI, I., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., KLENK, H. P. and GTARI, M. 2016. Geodermatophilus pulveris sp. nov., a gamma-radiation-resistant actinobacterium isolated from the Sahara desert. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3828-3834.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus ruber Zhang et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CPCC 201356 = CCM 7619 = DSM 45317 = JCM 17967.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU438905.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. ruber, red.
Valid publication: ZHANG (Y.Q.), CHEN (J.), LIU (H.Y.), ZHANG (Y.Q.), LI (W.J.) and YU (L.Y.): Geodermatophilus ruber sp. nov., isolated from rhizosphere soil of a medicinal plant. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 190-193.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus sabuli Hezbri et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BMG 8133=DSM 46844=CECT 8820T)..
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626269.
Etymology: L. gen. neut. n. sabuli, of sand, referring to the origin of isolation of the species.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: HEZBRI, K., GHODHBANE-GTARI, F., MONTERO-CALASANZ MDEL, C., SGHAIER, H., ROHDE, M., SCHUMANN, P., KLENK, H. P. and GTARI, M. 2015. Geodermatophilus sabuli sp. nov., a gamma-radiation-resistant actinobacterium isolated from desert limestone Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3365-3372.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus saharensis Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF5/5 = CCUG 62813 = DSM 45423 = MTCC 11416.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE654551.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. saharensis, of or pertaining to Sahara desert, referring to the location where the species was collected.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 151. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1577-1580.
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ (M.C.), GÖKER (M.), PÖTTER (G.), ROHDE (M.), SPRÖER (C.), SCHUMANN (P.), GORBUSHINA (A.A.) and KLENK (H.P.): Geodermatophilus saharensis sp. nov., isolated from sand of the Saharan desert in Chad. Arch. Microbiol., 2013, 195, 153-159.
Validation List no. 151 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geodermatophilus siccatus Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF6/1 = CCUG 62765 = DSM 45419 = MTCC 11414.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE654548.
Etymology: L. masc. part. adj. siccatus, dried, reffering to the survival under xerophilic conditions.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 151. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1577-1580.
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ (M.), GÖKER (M.C.), ROHDE (M.), SCHUMANN (P.), PÖTTER (G.), SPRÖER (C.), GORBUSHINA (A.A.) and KLENK (H.P.): Geodermatophilus siccatus sp. nov., isolated from arid sand of the Saharan desert in Chad. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2013, 103, 449-456.
Validation List no. 151 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geodermatophilus soli Jin et al. 2103, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PB34=KCTC 19880=JCM 17785.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JN033772.
Etymology: L. gen. n. soli of soil.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Reference: JIN, L., LEE, H. G., KIM, H. S., AHN, C. Y. and OH, H. M. 2013. Geodermatophilus soli sp. nov. and Geodermatophilus terrae sp. nov., two actinobacteria isolated from grass soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2625-2629.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus taihuensis Qu et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 3-wff-81=CGMCC 1.12303=NBRC 109416.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JX294478.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. taihuensis, of or pertaining to Taihu Lake, the source of the sediment from which the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Reference: QU, J.-H., HUI, M., QU, J.-Y., WANG, F.-F., LI, H.-F., HU, Y.-S., LUO, Y. and CAI, J.-P. 2013. Geodermatophilus taihuensis sp. nov., isolated from the interfacial sediment of a eutrophic lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4108-4112.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus telluris Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF9/1/1 = CCUG 62764 = DSM 45421.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HE815469.
Etymology: L. gen. n. telluris, of the soil or earth, referring to the source of organism.
Valid publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ (M.D.C.), GÖKER (M.), PÖTTER (G.), ROHDE (M.), SPRÖER (C.), SCHUMANN (P.), KLENK (H.P.) and GORBUSHINA (A.A.): Geodermatophilus telluris sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from Saharan desert sand. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 2254-2259.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus terrae Jin et al. 2103, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PB261=KCTC 19881=JCM 17786.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JN033773.
Etymology: L. gen. n. terrae of the earth.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Reference: JIN, L., LEE, H. G., KIM, H. S., AHN, C. Y. and OH, H. M. 2013. Geodermatophilus soli sp. nov. and Geodermatophilus terrae sp. nov., two actinobacteria isolated from grass soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2625-2629.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geodermatophilus tzadiensis Montero-Calasanz et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CF5/2=DSM 45416=MTCC 11411.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE654545.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Tzadia, Chad; N.L. masc. adj. tzadiensis, of or belonging to Chad, referring to the country in which the species was collected.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: MONTERO-CALASANZ, M. C., GÖKER, M., BROUGHTON, W. J., CATTANEO, A., FAVET, J., PÖTTER, G., ROHDE, M., SPRÖER, C., SCHUMANN, P., KLENK, H.-P. and GORBUSHINA, A. A. 2013. Geodermatophilus tzadiensis sp. nov., a UV radiation-resistant bacterium isolated from sand of the Saharan desert. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 36, 177-182.
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