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Genus Litoricola

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").

 

Litoricola Kim et al. 2007, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Litoricolaceae Kim et al. 2007).
Type species: ¤ Litoricola lipolytica Kim et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. n. litus -oris, seashore; L. suff. -cola from L. masc. or fem. n. incola, inhabitant; N.L. fem. n. Litoricola, inhabitant of the seashore.
Valid publication: KIM (H.), CHOO (Y.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Litoricolaceae fam. nov., to include Litoricola lipolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium belonging to the order Oceanospirillales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1793-1798.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Litoricola lipolytica Kim et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IMCC1097 = KCCM 42360 = NBRC 102074.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF176580.
Etymology: Gr. n. lipos, fat; Gr. adj. lutikos, dissolving; N.L. fem. adj. lipolytica, fat-dissolving, pertaining to esterase lipase (C8) activity of the species.
Valid publication: KIM (H.), CHOO (Y.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Litoricolaceae fam. nov., to include Litoricola lipolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a marine bacterium belonging to the order Oceanospirillales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1793-1798.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Litoricola marina Choi et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IMCC2782 = KCTC 22683 = NBRC 105824.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ943234.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. marina, of the sea, marine.
Valid publication: CHOI (A.), LEE (K.), OH (H.M.), FENG (J.) and CHO (J.C.): Litoricola marina sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1303-1306.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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