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Genus Oleispira

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").

 

Oleispira Yakimov et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Oleispira antarctica Yakimov et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. n. oleum, oil; Gr. fem. n. spira, a spire; N.L. fem. n. Oleispira, an oil-degrading, spiral-shaped organism.
Valid publication: YAKIMOV (M.M.), GIULIANO (L.), GENTILE (G.), CRISAFI (E.), CHERNIKOVA (T.N.), ABRAHAM (W.R.), LÜNSDORF (H.), TIMMIS (K.N.) and GOLYSHIN (P.N.): Oleispira antarctica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel hydrocarbonoclastic marine bacterium isolated from Antarctic coastal sea water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 779-785.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oleispira antarctica Yakimov et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RB-8 = DSM 14852 = LMG 21398.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ426420.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. antarctica, of the Antarctic, where the organism was isolated.
Valid publication: YAKIMOV (M.M.), GIULIANO (L.), GENTILE (G.), CRISAFI (E.), CHERNIKOVA (T.N.), ABRAHAM (W.R.), LUNSDORF (H.), TIMMIS (K.N.) and GOLYSHIN (P.N.): Oleispira antarctica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel hydrocarbonoclastic marine bacterium isolated from Antarctic coastal sea water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 779-785.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oleispira lenta Wang et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DFH11 = LMG 24829 = NCIMB 14529.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU980447.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. lenta, slow, referring to a slow, lazy trait.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 147. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2045-2047.
Effective publication: WANG (Y.), YU (M.), AUSTIN (B.) and ZHANG (X.H.): Oleispira lenta sp. nov., a novel marine bacterium isolated from Yellow sea coastal water in Qingdao, China. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2012, 101, 787-794.
Validation List no. 147 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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