Genus Raoultella

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Number of species cited in this file: 4
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Raoultella Drancourt et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Raoultella planticola (Bagley et al. 1982) Drancourt et al. 2001.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Raoultella, named after the French bacteriologist Didier Raoult, Université de la Méditerranée, Marseille, France.
Reference: DRANCOURT (M.), BOLLET (C.), CARTA (A.) and ROUSSELIER (P.): Phylogenetic analyses of Klebsiella species delineate Klebsiella and Raoultella gen. nov., with description of Raoultella ornithinolytica comb. nov., Raoultella terrigena comb. nov. and Raoultella planticola comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 925-932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Raoultella electrica Kimura et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 1GB=NBRC 109676=KCTC 32430.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB762091.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. n. electrum, amber; L. suff. -icus -a -um, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. fem. adj. electrica, referring to generation of electricity (electron so called because it first was generated by rubbing amber).
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: KIMURA, Z.-I., CHUNG, K. M., ITOH, H., HIRAISHI, A. and OKABE, S. 2014. Raoultella electrica sp. nov., isolated from anodic biofilms of a glucose-fed microbial fuel cell. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1384-1388.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Raoultella ornithinolytica (Sakazaki et al. 1989) Drancourt et al. 2001, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ATCC 31898 = CCUG 26769 = CIP 103576 = CIP 103364 = DSM 7464 = JCM 6096 = NIH 90-72.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U78182.
Basonym: ¤ Klebsiella ornithinolytica Sakazaki et al. 1989.
Etymology: N.L. ornithinum, ornithine, an amino acid; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutikê), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj. ornithinolytica, ornithine dissolving.
Reference: DRANCOURT (M.), BOLLET (C.), CARTA (A.) and ROUSSELIER (P.): Phylogenetic analyses of Klebsiella species delineate Klebsiella and Raoultella gen. nov., with description of Raoultella ornithinolytica comb. nov., Raoultella terrigena comb. nov. and Raoultella planticola comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 925-932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Raoultella planticola (Bagley et al. 1982) Drancourt et al. 2001, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain V-236 = ATCC 33531 = CCUG 15718 = CDC 4245-72 = CIP 100751 = DSM 3069 = IFO (now NBRC) 14939 = JCM 7251 = NCTC 12998.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF129443.
Basonym: ¤ Klebsiella planticola Bagley et al. 1982.
Etymology: L. fem. n. planta, any vegetable production that serves to propagate the species, a young plant, a plant; L. suff. -cola (from L. n. incola), dweller; N.L. n. planticola, plant-dweller.
Reference: DRANCOURT (M.), BOLLET (C.), CARTA (A.) and ROUSSELIER (P.): Phylogenetic analyses of Klebsiella species delineate Klebsiella and Raoultella gen. nov., with description of Raoultella ornithinolytica comb. nov., Raoultella terrigena comb. nov. and Raoultella planticola comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 925-932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Raoultella terrigena (Izard et al. 1981) Drancourt et al. 2001, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain Gavini L 84 = ATCC 33257 = CCUG 12372 Bb = CIP 80.7 = CUETM 77-176 = DSM 2687 = HAMBI 1302 = IFO (now NBRC) 14941 = JCM 1687 = LMG 3222 = NCTC 13038.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17658.
Basonym: ¤ Klebsiella terrigena Izard et al. 1981.
Etymology: L. masc. or fem. n. terrigena, child of the earth, referring to the isolation from soil.
Reference: DRANCOURT (M.), BOLLET (C.), CARTA (A.) and ROUSSELIER (P.): Phylogenetic analyses of Klebsiella species delineate Klebsiella and Raoultella gen. nov., with description of Raoultella ornithinolytica comb. nov., Raoultella terrigena comb. nov. and Raoultella planticola comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 925-932.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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