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Genus Herbinix

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").

 

Herbinix Koeck et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Herbinix hemicellulosilytica Koeck et al. 2015.
Etymology: L. fem. n. herba, plant; L. fem. n. nix, snow; N.L. fem. n. herbinix, snow-white of plants, pertaining to incomplete degradation of plant cellulose fibres to white powder resembling a snow-like appearance.
Valid publication: KOECK, D. E., LUDWIG, W., WANNER, G., ZVERLOV, V. V., LIEBL, W. and SCHWARZ, W. H. 2015. Herbinix hemicellulosilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic cellulose-degrading bacterium isolated from a thermophilic biogas reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2365-2371.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Herbinix hemicellulosilytica Koeck et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T3/55=DSM 29228=CECT 8801.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626355.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. hemicellulosum, hemicellulose; N.L. adj. lyticus -a -um (from Gr. adj. lytikos -ê -on), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. adj. hemicellulosilytica, hemicellulose dissolving.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: KOECK, D. E., LUDWIG, W., WANNER, G., ZVERLOV, V. V., LIEBL, W. and SCHWARZ, W. H. 2015. Herbinix hemicellulosilytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic cellulose-degrading bacterium isolated from a thermophilic biogas reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2365-2371.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Herbinix luporum Koeck et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SD1D=DSM 100831=CECT 8959.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LN626359.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. gen. pl. n. luporum, wolf, the name honours the three German microbiologists Wolfgang Ludwig, Wolfgang Liebl and Wolfgang Schwarz for their many contributions to the taxonomy and characterization of Gram-positive bacteria.
Source: Industrial/agricultural.
Valid publication: KOECK, D. E., HAHNKE, S. and ZVERLOV, V. V. 2016. Herbinix luporum sp. nov., a thermophilic cellulose-degrading bacterium isolated from a thermophilic biogas reactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 4132-4137.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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