Title


Sign up here for LPSN updates!


Genus Geomicrobium

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").

 

Geomicrobium Echigo et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Geomicrobium halophilum Echigo et al. 2010.
Etymology: Gr. n. , earth, soil; N.L. neut. n. microbium, a microbe; N.L. neut. n. Geomicrobium, a microbe from soil.
Valid publication: ECHIGO (A.), MINEGISHI (H.), MIZUKI (T.), KAMEKURA (M.) and USAMI (R.): Geomicrobium halophilum gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic and alkaliphilic bacterium isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 990-995.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Geomicrobium Echigo et al. 2010 emend. Xiong et al. 2014.
Reference: XIONG, Z.-J., ZHANG, Y.-G., ZHANG, D.-F., LIU, B.-B., LI, L., ZHANG, X.-M., XU, L.-H. and LI, W. J. 2014. XIONG, Z.-J., ZHANG, Y.-G., ZHANG, D.-F., LIU, B.-B., LI, L., ZHANG, X.-M., XU, L.-H. and LI, W. J. 2013. Geomicrobium sediminis sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from a sediment sample collected from the South China Sea, and emended description of the genus Geomicrobium. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 104, 1177-1183.
Original article.

   image

Geomicrobium halophilum Echigo et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BH1 = DSM 21769 = JCM 15647.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB449106.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. neut. adj. philum (from Gr. neut. adj. philon), friend, loving; N.L. neut. adj. halophilum, salt-loving.
Valid publication: ECHIGO (A.), MINEGISHI (H.), MIZUKI (T.), KAMEKURA (M.) and USAMI (R.): Geomicrobium halophilum gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic and alkaliphilic bacterium isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 990-995.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Geomicrobium sediminis Xiong et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM M13075=DSM 25540=JCM 18144.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF040368.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 156. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 693-696.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: XIONG, Z.-J., ZHANG, Y.-G., ZHANG, D.-F., LIU, B.-B., LI, L., ZHANG, X.-M., XU, L.-H. and LI, W. J. 2013. Geomicrobium sediminis sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from a sediment sample collected from the South China Sea, and emended description of the genus Geomicrobium. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 104, 1177-1183.
Effective publication Online

   image