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Genus Oceanisphaera

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: 7
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Oceanisphaera litoralis Romanenko et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. masc. n. oceanus, ocean; L. fem. n. sphaera, ball, globe, sphere; N.L. fem. n. Oceanisphaera, oceanic sphere.
Valid publication: ROMANENKO (L.A.), SCHUMANN (P.), ZHUKOVA (N.V.), ROHDE (M.), MIKHAILOV (V.V.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Oceanisphaera litoralis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel halophilic bacterium from marine bottom sediments. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1885-1888.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003 emend. Choi et al. 2011.
Reference: CHOI (W.C.), KANG (S.J.), JUNG (Y.T.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Oceanisphaera ostreae sp. nov., isolated from seawater of an oyster farm, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2880-2884.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003 emend. Srinivas et al. 2012.
Reference: SRINIVAS (T.N.R.), REDDY (P.V.V.), BEGUM (Z.), MANASA (P.) and SHIVAJI (S.): Oceanisphaera arctica sp. nov., isolated from Arctic marine sediment, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1926-1931.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003 emend. Srinivas et al. 2012 emend. Xu et al. 2014.
Reference: XU, Z., ZHANG, X.-Y., SU, H.-N., YU, Z.-C., LIU, C., LI, H., CHEN, X.-L., SONG, X.-Y., XIE, B.-B., QIN, Q.-L., ZHOU, B.-C., SHI, M., HUANG, Y. and ZHANG, Y.-Z. 2014. Oceanisphaera profunda sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from deep-sea sediment, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1252-1256.
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Oceanisphaera arctica Srinivas et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) V1-41 = CCUG 58690 = KCTC 23013 = NBRC 106171.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN377705.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. arctica, northern, from the Arctic, referring to the place where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: SRINIVAS (T.N.R.), REDDY (P.V.V.), BEGUM (Z.), MANASA (P.) and SHIVAJI (S.): Oceanisphaera arctica sp. nov., isolated from Arctic marine sediment, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1926-1931.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera donghaensis Park et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BL1 = DSM 17589 = KCTC 12522.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ190441.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. donghaensis, pertaining to Donghae, from Donghae, the Korean name for the East Sea in Korea from which the strains were isolated.
Valid publication: PARK (S.J.), KANG (C.H.), NAM (Y.D.), BAE (J.W.), PARK (Y.H.), QUAN (Z.X.), MOON (D.S.), KIM (H.J.), ROH (D.H.) and RHEE (S.K.): Oceanisphaera donghaensis sp. nov., a halophilic bacterium from the East Sea, Korea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 895-898.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera litoralis Romanenko et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DSM 15406 = KMM 3654.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ550470.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. litoralis, of or belonging to the seashore.
Valid publication: ROMANENKO (L.A.), SCHUMANN (P.), ZHUKOVA (N.V.), ROHDE (M.), MIKHAILOV (V.V.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Oceanisphaera litoralis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel halophilic bacterium from marine bottom sediments. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1885-1888.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera ostreae Choi et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T-w6 = CCUG 60525 = KCTC 23422.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ340607.
Etymology: L. gen. n. ostreae, of/from an oyster.
Valid publication: CHOI (W.C.), KANG (S.J.), JUNG (Y.T.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Oceanisphaera ostreae sp. nov., isolated from seawater of an oyster farm, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera Romanenko et al. 2003. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2880-2884.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera profunda Xu et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SM1222=CCTCC AB 2013241=KCTC 32510.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF591598.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. profunda from the deep.
Source: Environmental - marine (18° 0′ N 113° 0′ E).
Valid publication: XU, Z., ZHANG, X.-Y., SU, H.-N., YU, Z.-C., LIU, C., LI, H., CHEN, X.-L., SONG, X.-Y., XIE, B.-B., QIN, Q.-L., ZHOU, B.-C., SHI, M., HUANG, Y. and ZHANG, Y.-Z. 2014. Oceanisphaera profunda sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from deep-sea sediment, and emended description of the genus Oceanisphaera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1252-1256.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera psychrotolerans Zhou et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LAM-WHM-ZC=ACCC 06516=JCM 30466.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF418814.
Etymology: Gr. adj. psychros, cold; L. part. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj. psychrotolerans, tolerating cold temperature.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ZHOU, S., WANG, H., WANG, Y., MA, K., HE, M., CHEN, X., KONG, D., GUO, X., RUAN, Z. and ZHAO, B. 2015. Oceanisphaera psychrotolerans sp. nov., isolated from coastal sediment samples. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2797-2802.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oceanisphaera sediminis Shin et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TW92 = JCM 17329 = KACC 15117.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ171441.
Etymology: L. gen. n. sediminis, of a sediment.
Valid publication: SHIN (N.R.), WHON (T.W.), ROH (S.W.), KIM (M.S.), KIM (Y.O.) and BAE (J.W.): Oceanisphaera sediminis sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1552-1557.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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