Genus Octadecabacter

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Number of species cited in this file: 3
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Octadecabacter Gosink et al. 1998, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Octadecabacter arcticus Gosink et al. 1998.
Etymology: Gr. n. oktô, the number eight; Gr. n. dekas, the number ten; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Octadecabacter, an 18-carbon fatty acid-containing rod.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 64. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 327-328. [GOSINK (J.J.), HERWIG (R.P.) and STALEY (J.T.): Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., and O. antarcticus, sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1997, 20, 356-365.]
Validation List no. 64 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In Validation List no. 64, the title of the paper by Gosink et al. 1997 is erroneously cited as follows: Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water.

Octadecabacter Gosink et al. 1998 emend. Park and Yoon 2014.
Reference: PARK, S. and YOON, J.-H. 2014. Octadecabacter jejudonensis sp. nov., isolated from the junction between the ocean and a freshwater spring and emended description of the genus Octadecabacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 719-724.
Original article.

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Octadecabacter antarcticus Gosink et al. 1998, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 307 = CIP 106731.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U14583.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. antarcticus, southern, antarctic.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 64. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 327-328. [GOSINK (J.J.), HERWIG (R.P.) and STALEY (J.T.): Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., and O. antarcticus, sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1997, 20, 356-365.]
Validation List no. 64 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In Validation List no. 64, the title of the paper by Gosink et al. 1997 is erroneously cited as follows: Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water.

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Octadecabacter arcticus Gosink et al. 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 238 = CIP 106732.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U73725.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. arcticus, northern, arctic.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 64. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 327-328. [GOSINK (J.J.), HERWIG (R.P.) and STALEY (J.T.): Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., and O. antarcticus, sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1997, 20, 356-365.]
Validation List no. 64 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In Validation List no. 64, the title of the paper by Gosink et al. 1997 is erroneously cited as follows: Octadecabacter arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., nonpigmented, psychrophilic gas vacuolate bacteria from polar sea ice and water.

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Octadecabacter jejudonensis Park and Yoon 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SSK2-1=KCTC 32535=CECT 8397.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF515220.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. jejudonensis, pertaining to Jeju island of South Korea, from where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: PARK, S. and YOON, J.-H. 2014. Octadecabacter jejudonensis sp. nov., isolated from the junction between the ocean and a freshwater spring and emended description of the genus Octadecabacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 719-724.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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