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Genus Parasphingopyxis

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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

 

Parasphingopyxis Uchida et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae Uchida et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. prep. para, beside, alongside of, near, like; N.L. fem. n. Sphingopyxis, a bacterial generic name; N.L. fem. n. Parasphingopyxis, beside Sphingopyxis.
Valid publication: UCHIDA (H.), HAMANA (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), YOSHIDA (T.) and NOGI (Y.): Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine annelid worm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Parasphingopyxis Uchida et al. 2012 emend. Jeong et al. 2017.
Reference: JEONG, S. E., KIM, K. H., BAEK, K. and JEON, C. O. 2017. Parasphingopyxis algicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine red alga Asparagopsis taxiformis and emended description of the genus Parasphingopyxis Uchida et al. 2012. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3877-3881.
Original article.

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Parasphingopyxis algicola Jeong et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATAX6-5=KACC 18993=JCM 31719.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: KY200670.
Etymology: L. fem. n. alga, a seaweed; L. suff. -cola (from L. masc. or fem. n. incola), a dweller; N.L. fem. n. algicola, an alga dweller.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: JEONG, S. E., KIM, K. H., BAEK, K. and JEON, C. O. 2017. Parasphingopyxis algicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine red alga Asparagopsis taxiformis and emended description of the genus Parasphingopyxis Uchida et al. 2012. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3877-3881.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae Uchida et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JAMH 0132 = JCM 15549 = NCIMB 14486.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB524074.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. lamellibrachiae, of Lamellibrachia, the genus of the tubeworm from which the bacterium was isolated.
Valid publication: UCHIDA (H.), HAMANA (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), YOSHIDA (T.) and NOGI (Y.): Parasphingopyxis lamellibrachiae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine annelid worm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2224-2228.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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