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Genus Longispora

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Longispora Matsumoto et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Longispora albida Matsumoto et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. adj. longus, long; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Longispora, long spore.
Valid publication: MATSUMOTO (A.), TAKAHASHI (Y.), SHINOSE (M.), SEINO (A.), IWAI (Y.) and ŌMURA (S.): Longispora albida gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel genus of the family Micromonosporaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1553-1559.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Longispora Matsumoto et al. 2003 emend. Shiratori-Takano et al. 2011.
Type species: ¤ Longispora albida Matsumoto et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. adj. longus, long; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and in biology a spore; N.L. fem. n. Longispora, long spore.
Reference: SHIRATORI-TAKANO (H.), YAMADA (K.), BEPPU (T.) and UEDA (K.): Longispora fulva sp. nov., isolated from a forest soil, and emended description of the genus Longispora. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 804-809.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Longispora albida Matsumoto et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) K97-0003 = JCM 11711 = NBRC 100759 = NRRL B-24201.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB089241.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. albida, somewhat white.
Valid publication: MATSUMOTO (A.), TAKAHASHI (Y.), SHINOSE (M.), SEINO (A.), IWAI (Y.) and ŌMURA (S.): Longispora albida gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel genus of the family Micromonosporaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1553-1559.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Longispora fulva Shiratori-Takano et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KZ0017 = DSM 45356 = NBRC 105670.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB489859.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. fulva, tawny, yellowish brown, the colour of the colonies.
Valid publication: SHIRATORI-TAKANO (H.), YAMADA (K.), BEPPU (T.) and UEDA (K.): Longispora fulva sp. nov., isolated from a forest soil, and emended description of the genus Longispora. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 804-809.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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