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Genus Lechevalieria

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: 8
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).


 

Lechevalieria Labeda et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Lechevalieria aerocolonigenes (Labeda 1986) Labeda et al. 2001.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Lechevalieria, named after the American microbiologists Hubert and Mary Lechevalier, who contributed substantially to the field of actinomycete biology during their careers at the Waksman Institute of Microbiology.
Valid publication: LABEDA (D.P.), HATANO (K.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.) and TAMURA (T.): Revival of the genus Lentzea and proposal for Lechevalieria gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1045-1050.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria aerocolonigenes (Labeda 1986) Labeda et al. 2001, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Shinobu No. 701 = ATCC 23870= BCRC (formerly CCRC) 13661 = CIP 107109 = DSM 40034 = IFO (now NBRC) 13195 = ISP 5034 = JCM 4150 = JCM 4614 = NRRL B-3298 = NRRL ISP-5034 = VKM Ac-1081.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF114804.
Basonym: ¤ Saccharothrix aerocolonigenes (ex Shinobu and Kawato 1960) Labeda 1986.
Etymology: Gr. n. aer, air; L. n. colonia, a colony; N.L. suff. -genes (from Gr. v. gennaô, to produce), producing; N.L. fem. adj. aerocolonigenes, producing aerial colonies.
Other synonyms: "Streptomyces aerocolonigenes" Shinobu and Kawato 1960, "Nocardia aerocolonigenes" (Shinobu and Kawato 1960) Pridham 1970.
Reference: LABEDA (D.P.), HATANO (K.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.) and TAMURA (T.): Revival of the genus Lentzea and proposal for Lechevalieria gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1045-1050.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria atacamensis Okoro et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) C61 = CGMCC 4.5536 = JCM 17492 = NRRL B-24706.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU551684.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. atacamensis, of or pertaining to the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, the source of the soil from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: OKORO (C.K.), BULL (A.T.), MUTREJA (A.), RONG (X.), HUANG (Y.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Lechevalieria atacamensis sp. nov., Lechevalieria deserti sp. nov. and Lechevalieria roselyniae sp. nov., isolated from hyperarid soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 296-300.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria deserti Okoro et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) C68 = CGMCC 4.5535 = JCM 17493 = NRRL B-24707.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU551682.
Etymology: L. gen. n. deserti, of a desert, pertaining to the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, the source of the soil from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: OKORO (C.K.), BULL (A.T.), MUTREJA (A.), RONG (X.), HUANG (Y.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Lechevalieria atacamensis sp. nov., Lechevalieria deserti sp. nov. and Lechevalieria roselyniae sp. nov., isolated from hyperarid soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 296-300.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria flava (Gauze et al. 1974) Labeda et al. 2001, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 29533= BCRC (formerly CCRC) 13328 = CIP 107110 = DSM 43885 = IFO (now NBRC) 14521 = INA 2171 = JCM 3296 = NRRL B-16131 = VKM Ac-906.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF114808.
Basonym: ¤ Actinomadura flava Gauze et al. 1974 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonyms: ¤ Nocardiopsis flava (Gauze et al. 1974) Gauze and Sveshnikova 1985, ¤ Saccharothrix flava (Gauze et al. 1974) Grund and Kroppenstedt 1990.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. flava, yellow (referring to the color of the substrate mycelium).
Valid publication: LABEDA (D.P.), HATANO (K.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.) and TAMURA (T.): Revival of the genus Lentzea and proposal for Lechevalieria gen. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1045-1050.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria fradiae Zhang et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z6 = CGMCC 4.3506 = JCM 14205.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY114175.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. fradiae, of Fradia, a patronymic.
Valid publication: ZHANG (J.), XIE (Q.), LIU (Z.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Lechevalieria fradiae sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from soil in China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 832-836.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria nigeriaca Camas et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NJ2035=DSM 45680=KCTC 29057=NRRL B-24881.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JN989291.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. nigeriaca, of or belonging to Nigeria.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Reference: CAMAS, M., VEYISOGLU, A., TATAR, D., SAYGIN, H., CETIN, D., SAZAK, A., GUVEN, K. and SAHIN, N. 2013. Lechevalieria nigeriaca sp. nov., isolated from arid soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3750-3754.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria roselyniae Okoro et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) C81 = CGMCC 4.5537 = JCM 17494 = NRRL B-24708.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU551683.
Etymology: N.L. gen. fem. n. roselyniae, of Roselyn, named after Roselyn Brown for her many practical contributions to actinomycete systematics.
Valid publication: OKORO (C.K.), BULL (A.T.), MUTREJA (A.), RONG (X.), HUANG (Y.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Lechevalieria atacamensis sp. nov., Lechevalieria deserti sp. nov. and Lechevalieria roselyniae sp. nov., isolated from hyperarid soils. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 296-300.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Lechevalieria xinjiangensis Wang et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R24 = CGMCC 4.3525 = DSM 45081 = JCM 15473.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ898283.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. xinjiangensis, referring to Xinjiang, north-western China, the source of the isolate.
Valid publication: WANG (W.), ZHANG (Z.), TANG (Q.), MAO (J.), WEI (D.), HUANG (Y.), LIU (Z.), SHI (Y.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Lechevalieria xinjiangensis sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from radiation-polluted soil in China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2819-2822.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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