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Genus Pelagibacterium

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").

 

Pelagibacterium Xu et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Pelagibacterium halotolerans Xu et al. 2011.
Etymology: L. n. pelagus, the sea; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Pelagibacterium, a rod isolated from the sea.
Valid publication: XU (X.W.), HUO (Y.Y.), WANG (C.S.), OREN (A.), CUI (H.L.), VEDLER (E.) and WU (M.): Pelagibacterium halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov. and Pelagibacterium luteolum sp. nov., novel members of the family Hyphomicrobiaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1817-1822.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pelagibacterium halotolerans Xu et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B2 = CGMCC 1.7692 = JCM 15775.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU709017.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; L. part. adj. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj. halotolerans, salt-tolerating, referring to the organism’s ability to tolerate high salt concentrations.
Valid publication: XU (X.W.), HUO (Y.Y.), WANG (C.S.), OREN (A.), CUI (H.L.), VEDLER (E.) and WU (M.): Pelagibacterium halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov. and Pelagibacterium luteolum sp. nov., novel members of the family Hyphomicrobiaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1817-1822.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Pelagibacterium luteolum Xu et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 1_C16_27 = CELMS EEUT 1C1627 = CGMCC 1.10267 = JCM 16552.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF540455.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. luteolum, yellowish.
Valid publication: XU (X.W.), HUO (Y.Y.), WANG (C.S.), OREN (A.), CUI (H.L.), VEDLER (E.) and WU (M.): Pelagibacterium halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov. and Pelagibacterium luteolum sp. nov., novel members of the family Hyphomicrobiaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1817-1822.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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