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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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 4
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, 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 lentulum Wang et al. 2017, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B2=MCCC 1K03218=CGMCC 1.15896=KCTC 52551.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: KX989461.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. lentulum, rather slow, referring to the slow growth of the type strain.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: WANG, G., YU, K., WANG, Y., SU, H., WU, H., LI, T., LIANG, J., HUANG, W. and XIANG, W. 2017. Pelagibacterium lentulum sp. nov., a marine bacterium from the culture broth of Picochlorum sp. 122. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3182-3185.
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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Pelagibacterium montanilacus Lu et al. 2018, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CCL18=CGMCC 1.16231=KCTC 62030.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: MF443109.
Etymology: L. adj. montanus, of a mountain; L. masc. n. lacus, lake; N.L. gen. n. montanilacus, of a mountain lake.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: LU, H., XING, P., PHURBU, D., TANG, Q. and WU, Q. 2018. Pelagibacterium montanilacus sp. nov., an alkaliphilic bacterium isolated from Lake Cuochuolong on the Tibetan Plateau. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 2220-2225.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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