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Genus Laribacter

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Laribacter Yuen et al. 2002, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Laribacter hongkongensis Yuen et al. 2002.
Etymology: L. n. larus, a ravenous sea-bird, the mew; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Laribacter, a rod in the shape of a seagull.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 87. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1437-1438.
Effective publication: YUEN (K.Y.), WOO (P.C.Y.), TENG (J.L.L.), LEUNG (K.W.), WONG (M.K.M.) and LAU (S.K.P.): Laribacter hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Gram-negative bacterium isolated from a cirrhotic patient with bacteremia and empyema. J. Clin. Microbiol., 2001, 39, 4227-4232.
Validation List no. 87 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Laribacter hongkongensis Yuen et al. 2002, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HKU1 = CCUG 45813 = DSM 14985 = LMG 21516.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF389085.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. hongkongensis, pertaining to Hong-Kong.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 87. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1437-1438.
Effective publication: YUEN (K.Y.), WOO (P.C.Y.), TENG (J.L.L.), LEUNG (K.W.), WONG (M.K.M.) and LAU (S.K.P.): Laribacter hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Gram-negative bacterium isolated from a cirrhotic patient with bacteremia and empyema. J. Clin. Microbiol., 2001, 39, 4227-4232.
Validation List no. 87 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The type strain LMG 21516 has been provided by P. Woo in a personal communication to the List Editor.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 87 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 1437-1438.

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