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Genus Persicobacter

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Persicobacter Nakagawa et al. 1997, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Persicobacter diffluens (Reichenbach 1989) Nakagawa et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. n. persikos or persikon, peach; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Persicobacter, peach rod, because the organism is a peach-colored rod.
Valid publication: NAKAGAWA (Y.), HAMANA (K.), SAKANE (T.) and YAMASATO (K.): Reclassification of Cytophaga aprica (Lewin 1969) Reichenbach 1989 in Flammeovirga gen. nov. as Flammeovirga aprica comb. nov. and Cytophaga diffluens (ex Stanier 1940; emend. Lewin 1969) Reichenbach 1989 in Persicobacter gen. nov. as Persicobacter diffluens comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 220-223.
Original article in IJSB Online

Persicobacter Nakagawa et al. 1997 emend. Muramatsu et al. 2010.
Type species: ¤ Persicobacter diffluens (Reichenbach 1989) Nakagawa et al. 1997.
Etymology: Gr. n. persikos or persikon, peach; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Persicobacter, peach rod, because the organism is a peach-colored rod.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), TAKAHASHI (M.), KANEYASU (M.), IINO (T.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Persicobacter psychrovividus sp. nov., isolated from shellfish, and emended descriptions of the genus Persicobacter and Persicobacter diffluens. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1735-1739.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Persicobacter diffluens (Reichenbach 1989) Nakagawa et al. 1997, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B-1 Lewin = ATCC 49458= DSM 3658 = IFO (now NBRC) 15940 = JCM 8513 = LMG 13036 = NCIMB 1402.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB260929.
Basonym: ¤ Cytophaga diffluens (ex Stanier 1940) Reichenbach 1989.
Other synonym: "Cytophaga diffluens" Stanier 1940.
Etymology: L. part. adj. diffluens, flowing away.
Valid publication: NAKAGAWA (Y.), HAMANA (K.), SAKANE (T.) and YAMASATO (K.): Reclassification of Cytophaga aprica (Lewin 1969) Reichenbach 1989 in Flammeovirga gen. nov. as Flammeovirga aprica comb. nov. and of Cytophaga diffluens (ex Stanier 1940; emend. Lewin 1969) Reichenbach 1989 in Persicobacter gen. nov. as Persicobacter diffluens comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1997, 47, 220-223.
Original article in IJSB Online

¤ Persicobacter diffluens (Reichenbach 1989) Nakagawa et al. 1997 emend. Muramatsu et al. 2010.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B-1 Lewin = ATCC 49458= DSM 3658 = IFO (now NBRC) 15940 = JCM 8513 = LMG 13036 = NCIMB 1402.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB260929.
Basonym: ¤ Cytophaga diffluens (ex Stanier 1940) Reichenbach 1989.
Other synonym: "Cytophaga diffluens" Stanier 1940.
Etymology: L. part. adj. diffluens, flowing away.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), TAKAHASHI (M.), KANEYASU (M.), IINO (T.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Persicobacter psychrovividus sp. nov., isolated from shellfish, and emended descriptions of the genus Persicobacter and Persicobacter diffluens. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1735-1739.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Muramatsu et al. 2010, Persicobacter diffluens is erroneously cited as Persicobacter diffluens Nakagawa et al. 1997.

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Persicobacter psychrovividus Muramatsu et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Asr22–19 = CIP 109100 = NBRC 101262.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB260934.
Etymology: Gr. adj. psuchros, cold; L. adj. vividus, active; N.L. masc. adj. psychrovividus, active at low temperatures.
Valid publication: MURAMATSU (Y.), TAKAHASHI (M.), KANEYASU (M.), IINO (T.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Persicobacter psychrovividus sp. nov., isolated from shellfish, and emended descriptions of the genus Persicobacter and Persicobacter diffluens. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1735-1739.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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