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Genus Oscillibacter

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").

 

Oscillibacter Iino et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Oscillibacter valericigenes Iino et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. n. oscillum, a swing; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Oscillibacter, the oscillating rod.
Valid publication: IINO (T.), MORI (K.), TANAKA (K.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Oscillibacter valericigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a valerate-producing anaerobic bacterium isolated from the alimentary canal of a Japanese corbicula clam. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1840-1845.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oscillibacter ruminantium Lee et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GH1 = JCM 18333 = KCTC 15176 = NBRC 108824.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF750939.
Etymology: L. part. adj. ruminans -antis, ruminating; N.L. gen. pl. n. ruminantium, of ruminants.
Valid publication: LEE (G.H.), RHEE (M.S.), CHANG (D.H.), LEE (J.), KIM (S.), YOON (M.H.) and KIM (B.C.): Oscillibacter ruminantium sp. nov., isolated from the rumen of Korean native cattle. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1942-1946.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Oscillibacter valericigenes Iino et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Sjm18-20 = DSM 18026 = NBRC 101213.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB238598.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum valericum, valeric acid; N.L. suff. -genes (from Gr. v. gennaô to produce), producing; N.L. part. adj. valericigenes, producing valeric acid.
Valid publication: IINO (T.), MORI (K.), TANAKA (K.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and HARAYAMA (S.): Oscillibacter valericigenes gen. nov., sp. nov., a valerate-producing anaerobic bacterium isolated from the alimentary canal of a Japanese corbicula clam. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1840-1845.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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