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Genus Phascolarctobacterium

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).


 

Phascolarctobacterium Del Dot et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Phascolarctobacterium faecium Del Dot et al. 1994.
Etymology: N.L. n. Phascolarctos, a scientific genus name, koala (Phascolarctos cinereus); L. neut. n. bacterium,  rod; N.L. neu. n. Phascolarctobacterium, bacterium of koalas.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 48. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 182-183.
Effective publication: DEL DOT (T.), OSAWA (R.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Phascolarctobacterium faecium gen. nov., spec. nov., a novel taxon of the Sporomusa group of bacteria. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 380-384.
Validation List no. 48 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Phascolarctobacterium faecium Del Dot et al. 1994, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ACM 3679 = DSM 14760.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X72865.
Etymology: L. gen. pl. n. faecium, of feces, isolated from the feces of koalas.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 48. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 182-183.
Effective publication: DEL DOT (T.), OSAWA (R.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Phascolarctobacterium faecium gen. nov., spec. nov., a novel taxon of the Sporomusa group of bacteria. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 380-384.
Validation List no. 48 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Phascolarctobacterium succinatutens Watanabe et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIT 12067 = DSM 22533 = JCM 16074.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB490811.
Etymology: N.L. n.succinas -atis, succinate; L. v. utor, to make use of; N.L. part. adj. succinatutens, using succinate.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 144. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 473-475.
Effective publication: WATANABE (Y.), NAGAI (F.) and MOROTOMI (M.): Characterization of Phascolarctobacterium succinatutens sp. nov., an asaccharolytic, succinate-utilizing bacterium isolated from human feces. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2012, 78, 511-518.
Validation List no. 144 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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