Genus Ruegeria

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Number of species cited in this file: 14
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Rugeria, named after Rueger, a German microbiologist, for his contribution to the taxonomy of marine species of Agrobacterium.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 68. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1-3. [UCHINO (Y.), HIRATA (A.), YOKOTA (A.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Reclassification of marine Agrobacterium species: proposals of Stappia stellulata gen. nov., comb. nov., Stappia aggregata sp. nov., nom. rev., Ruegeria atlantica gen. nov., comb. nov., Ruegeria gelatinovora comb. nov., Ruegeria algicola comb. nov., and Ahrensia kieliense gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1998, 44, 201-210.]
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Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999 emend. Martens et al. 2006.
Type species: ¤ Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Rugeria, named after Rueger, a German microbiologist, for his contribution to the taxonomy of marine species of Agrobacterium.
Reference: MARTENS (T.), HEIDORN (T.), PUKALL (R.), SIMON (M.), TINDALL (B.J.) and BRINKHOFF (T.): Reclassification of Roseobacter gallaeciensis Ruiz-Ponte et al. 1998 as Phaeobacter gallaeciensis gen. nov., comb. nov., description of Phaeobacter inhibens sp. nov., reclassification of Ruegeria algicola (Lafay et al. 1995) Uchino et al. 1999 as Marinovum algicola gen. nov., comb. nov., and emended descriptions of the genera Roseobacter, Ruegeria and Leisingera. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1293-1304.
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Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999 emend. Yi et al. 2007.
Type species: ¤ Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Rugeria, named after Rueger, a German microbiologist, for his contribution to the taxonomy of marine species of Agrobacterium.
Reference: YI (H.), LIM (Y.W.) and CHUN (J.): Taxonomic evaluation of the genera Ruegeria and Silicibacter: a proposal to transfer the genus Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999 to the genus Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 815-819.
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Note: According to Yi et al. 2007, Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999 is an earlier heterotypic synonym of ¤ Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999.
Reference: YI (H.), LIM (Y.W.) and CHUN (J.): Taxonomic evaluation of the genera Ruegeria and Silicibacter: a proposal to transfer the genus Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999 to the genus Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 815-819.
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Ruegeria algicola (Lafay et al. 1995) Uchino et al. 1999, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain FF3 = ATCC 51440 = CIP 104267 = DSM 10251 = IAM 14591 = IFO (now NBRC) 16653 = JCM 21266.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X78315.
Basonym: ¤ Roseobacter algicola Lafay et al. 1995.
Etymology: L. n. alga, alga; L. masc. suff. -cola (from L. masc. n. incola), an inhabitant; N.L. n. algicola, alga dweller.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 68. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1-3. [UCHINO (Y.), HIRATA (A.), YOKOTA (A.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Reclassification of marine Agrobacterium species: proposals of Stappia stellulata gen. nov., comb. nov., Stappia aggregata sp. nov., nom. rev., Ruegeria atlantica gen. nov., comb. nov., Ruegeria gelatinovora comb. nov., Ruegeria algicola comb. nov., and Ahrensia kieliense gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1998, 44, 201-210.]
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¤ Marinovum algicola (Lafay et al. 1995) Martens et al. 2006, comb. nov.

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Ruegeria arenilitoris Park and Yoon 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain G-M8 = CCUG 62412 = KCTC 23960.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JQ807219.
Etymology: L. n. arena, sand; L. n. litus -oris, the seashore, coast; N.L. gen. n. arenilitoris, of sand of seashore, from which the type strain was isolated.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 149. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1-5. [PARK (S.) and YOON (J.H.): Ruegeria arenilitoris sp. nov., isolated from the seashore sand around a seaweed farm. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2012, 102, 581-589.]
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Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1480 = ATCC 700000 = CIP 105975 = DSM 5823 = IAM 14463 = IFO (now NBRC) 15792 = JCM 21234.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D88526.
Basonym: ¤ Agrobacterium atlanticum Rüger and Höfle 1992. 
Etymology: L. fem. adj. atlantica, of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 68. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1-3. [UCHINO (Y.), HIRATA (A.), YOKOTA (A.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Reclassification of marine Agrobacterium species: proposals of Stappia stellulata gen. nov., comb. nov., Stappia aggregata sp. nov., nom. rev., Ruegeria atlantica gen. nov., comb. nov., Ruegeria gelatinovora comb. nov., Ruegeria algicola comb. nov., and Ahrensia kieliense gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1998, 44, 201-210.]
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Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999 emend. Yi et al. 2007.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1480 = ATCC 700000 = CIP 105975 = DSM 5823 = IAM 14463 = JCM 21234 = NBRC 15792.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D88526.
Basonym: ¤ Agrobacterium atlanticum Rüger and Höfle 1992.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. atlantica, of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
Reference: YI (H.), LIM (Y.W.) and CHUN (J.): Taxonomic evaluation of the genera Ruegeria and Silicibacter: a proposal to transfer the genus Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999 to the genus Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 815-819.
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Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999 emend. Muramatsu et al. 2007.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1480 = ATCC 700000 = CIP 105975 = DSM 5823 = IAM 14463 = JCM 21234 = NBRC 15792.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB255399.
Basonym: ¤ Agrobacterium atlanticum Rüger and Höfle 1992.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. atlantica, of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), UCHINO (Y.), KASAI (H.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Ruegeria mobilis sp. nov., a member of the Alphaproteobacteria isolated in Japan and Palau. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1304-1309.
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Ruegeria atlantica (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999 emend. Vandecandelaere et al. 2008.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1480 = ATCC 700000 = CIP 105975 = DSM 5823 = IAM 14463 = IFO (now NBRC) 15792 = JCM 21234.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D88526.
Basonym: ¤ Agrobacterium atlanticum Rüger and Höfle 1992.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. atlantica, of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
Reference: VANDECANDELAERE (I.), NERCESSIAN (O.), SEGAERT (E.), ACHOUAK (W.), FAIMALI (M.) and VANDAMME (P.): Ruegeria scottomollicae sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2726-2733.
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Ruegeria conchae Lee et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain TW15 = JCM 17315 = KACC 15115.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ171439.
Etymology: L. gen. n. conchae, of/from a bivalve, shellfish.
Reference: LEE (J.), WHON (T.W.), SHIN (N.R.), ROH (S.W.), KIM (J.), PARK (S.K.), KIM (M.S.), SHIN (K.S.), LEE (J.S.), LEE (K.C.), KIM (Y.O.) and BAE (J.W.): Ruegeria conchae sp. nov., isolated from the ark clam Scapharca broughtonii. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2851-2857.
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Ruegeria faecimaris Oh et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain HD-28 = CCUG 58878 = KCTC 23044.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU057915.
Etymology: L. n. faex faecis, sediment; L. gen. n. maris, of the sea; N.L. gen. n. faecimaris, of the sediment of the sea.
Reference: OH (K.H.), JUNG (Y.T.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Ruegeria faecimaris sp. nov., isolated from a tidal-flat sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1182-1188.
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Ruegeria gelatinovorans corrig. (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Uchino et al. 1999, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ATCC 25655 = CECT 4357 = CIP 105976 = DSM 5887 = IAM 12617 = IFO (now NBRC) 15761 = JCM 20688 = LMG 129.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D88523.
Basonym: ¤ Agrobacterium gelatinovorum (ex Ahrens 1968) Rüger and Höfle 1992.
Other synonym: "Agrobacterium gelatinovorum" Ahrens 1968.
Etymology: N.L. n. gelatinum, gelatin; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. gelatinovorans, gelatin-devouring.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 68. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1-3. [UCHINO (Y.), HIRATA (A.), YOKOTA (A.) and SUGIYAMA (J.): Reclassification of marine Agrobacterium species: proposals of Stappia stellulata gen. nov., comb. nov., Stappia aggregata sp. nov., nom. rev., Ruegeria atlantica gen. nov., comb. nov., Ruegeria gelatinovora comb. nov., Ruegeria algicola comb. nov., and Ahrensia kieliense gen. nov., sp. nov., nom. rev. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 1998, 44, 201-210.]
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Note: The original spelling of the specific epithet, gelatinovora (sic), has been corrected on validation according to Rule 61.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSB: Validation List no. 68 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 1-3.
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¤ Thalassobius gelatinovorus (Rüger and Höfle 1992) Arahal et al. 2006, comb. nov.

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Ruegeria halocynthiae Kim et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain MA1-6 = CCUG 60744 = KCTC 23463.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ852038.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. halocynthiae, of Halocynthia, named after the generic name of the sea squirt Halocynthia roretzi, from which the type strain was isolated.
Reference: KIM (Y.O.), PARK (S.), NAM (B.H.), KANG (S.J.), HUR (Y.B.), LEE (S.J.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Ruegeria halocynthiae sp. nov., isolated from the sea squirt Halocynthia roretzi. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 925-930.
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Ruegeria intermedia Kämpfer et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CC-GIMAT-2=CCUG 59209=LMG 25539=CCM 7758.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FR832879.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. intermedia, that is between, intermediate, referring to the fact that the species is grouped between the genera Ruegeria, Lutimaribacter and Pseudoruegeria on the basis of 16S rRNA gene sequence similarities.
Source: Environmental.
Reference: KÄMPFER, P., ARUN, A. B., REKHA, P. D., BUSSE, H.-J., YOUNG, C.-C. and GLAESER, S. P. 2013. Ruegeria intermedia sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic bacterium isolated from a coastal hot spring. Int.J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2538-2544.
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Ruegeria lacuscaerulensis (Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999) Yi et al. 2007, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ITI-1157 = DSM 11314 = KCTC 2953.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U77644.
Basonym: ¤ Silicibacter lacuscaerulensis Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999.
Etymology: L. n. lacus, lake; L. adj. caeruleus, blue; N.L. fem. adj. lacuscaerulensis, pertaining to the blue lake.
Reference: YI (H.), LIM (Y.W.) and CHUN (J.): Taxonomic evaluation of the genera Ruegeria and Silicibacter: a proposal to transfer the genus Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999 to the genus Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 815-819.
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¤ Silicibacter lacuscaerulensis Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999.

Note: According to Muramatsu et al. 2007, 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis suggests that the genera Ruegeria and ¤ Silicibacter are closely related and should be integrated into one genus (i.e. Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999 which has priority over ¤ Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999). However, their differential phenotypic properties do not support this unification. Consequently the authors retain the two species of Silicibacter (¤ Silicibacter lacuscaerulensis Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999, and ¤ Silicibacter pomeroyi González et al. 2003) in their paper.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), UCHINO (Y.), KASAI (H.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Ruegeria mobilis sp. nov., a member of the Alphaproteobacteria isolated in Japan and Palau. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1304-1309.
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Ruegeria lacuscaerulensis (Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999) Yi et al. 2007 emend. Vandecandelaere et al. 2008.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ITI-1157 = DSM 11314 = KCTC 2953.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: U77644.
Basonym: ¤ Silicibacter lacuscaerulensis Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999.
Etymology: L. n. lacus, lake; L. adj. caeruleus, blue; N.L. fem. adj. lacuscaerulensis, pertaining to the blue lake.
Reference: VANDECANDELAERE (I.), NERCESSIAN (O.), SEGAERT (E.), ACHOUAK (W.), FAIMALI (M.) and VANDAMME (P.): Ruegeria scottomollicae sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2726-2733.
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Note: In the paper by Vandecandelaere et al. 2008, Ruegeria lacuscaerulensis is erroneously cited as Ruegeria lacuscaerulensis (Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1997) Yi et al. 2007.

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Ruegeria marina Huo et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain ZH17 = CGMCC 1.9108 = JCM 16262.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ872535.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. marina, marine, of the sea, where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: HUO (Y.Y.), XU (X.W.), LI (X.), LIU (C.), CUI (H.L.), WANG (C.S.) and WU (M.): Ruegeria marina sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 347-350.
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Ruegeria mobilis Muramatsu et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain MBIC01146 = CIP 109181 = NBRC 101030.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB255401.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. mobilis, mobile.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), UCHINO (Y.), KASAI (H.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Ruegeria mobilis sp. nov., a member of the Alphaproteobacteria isolated in Japan and Palau. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1304-1309.
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Ruegeria mobilis Muramatsu et al. 2007 emend. Vandecandelaere et al. 2008.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain MBIC01146 = CIP 109181 = NBRC 101030.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB255401.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. mobilis, mobile.
Reference: VANDECANDELAERE (I.), NERCESSIAN (O.), SEGAERT (E.), ACHOUAK (W.), FAIMALI (M.) and VANDAMME (P.): Ruegeria scottomollicae sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2726-2733.
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Note: According to Lai et al. 2010, Ruegeria mobilis Muramatsu et al. 2007 is an earlier heterotypic synonym of ¤ Ruegeria pelagia Lee et al. 2007.
Reference: LAI (Q.), YUAN (J.), LI (F.), ZHENG (T.) and SHAO (Z.): Ruegeria pelagia is a later heterotypic synonym of Ruegeria mobilis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1918-1920.
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Ruegeria pelagia Lee et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain HTCC2662 = KCCM 42378 = NBRC 102038.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ916141.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. pelagia, of the sea.
Reference: LEE (K.), CHOO (Y.J.), GIOVANNONI (S.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Ruegeria pelagia sp. nov., isolated from the Sargasso Sea, Atlantic Ocean. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1815-1818.
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¤ Ruegeria mobilis Muramatsu et al. 2007.
Note: According to Lai et al. 2010, Ruegeria pelagia Lee et al. 2007 is a later heterotypic synonym of ¤ Ruegeria mobilis Muramatsu et al. 2007.
Reference: LAI (Q.), YUAN (J.), LI (F.), ZHENG (T.) and SHAO (Z.): Ruegeria pelagia is a later heterotypic synonym of Ruegeria mobilis. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1918-1920.
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Ruegeria pomeroyi (González et al. 2003) Yi et al. 2007, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain DSS-3 = ATCC 700808 = DSM 15171.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF098491.
Basonym: ¤ Silicibacter pomeroyi González et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. pomeroyi, of Lawrence R. Pomeroy, marine microbial ecologist who first elucidated the role of bacteria in the marine food web.
Reference: YI (H.), LIM (Y.W.) and CHUN (J.): Taxonomic evaluation of the genera Ruegeria and Silicibacter: a proposal to transfer the genus Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999 to the genus Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 815-819.
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¤ Silicibacter pomeroyi González et al. 2003.

Note: According to Muramatsu et al. 2007, 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis suggests that the genera Ruegeria and ¤ Silicibacter are closely related and should be integrated into one genus (i.e. Ruegeria Uchino et al. 1999 which has priority over ¤ Silicibacter Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999). However, their differential phenotypic properties do not support this unification. Consequently the authors retain the two species of Silicibacter (¤ Silicibacter lacuscaerulensis Petursdottir and Kristjansson 1999, and ¤ Silicibacter pomeroyi González et al. 2003) in their paper.
Reference: MURAMATSU (Y.), UCHINO (Y.), KASAI (H.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKAGAWA (Y.): Ruegeria mobilis sp. nov., a member of the Alphaproteobacteria isolated in Japan and Palau. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1304-1309.
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Ruegeria pomeroyi (González et al. 2003) Yi et al. 2007 emend. Vandecandelaere et al. 2008.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain DSS-3 = ATCC 700808 = DSM 15171.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF098491.
Basonym: ¤ Silicibacter pomeroyi González et al. 2003.
Etymology: N.L. masc. gen. n. pomeroyi, of Lawrence R. Pomeroy, marine microbial ecologist who first elucidated the role of bacteria in the marine food web.
Reference: VANDECANDELAERE (I.), NERCESSIAN (O.), SEGAERT (E.), ACHOUAK (W.), FAIMALI (M.) and VANDAMME (P.): Ruegeria scottomollicae sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2726-2733.
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Ruegeria scottomollicae Vandecandelaere et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain CCUG 55858 = LMG 24367.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM905330.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. scottomollicae, of Scotto-Mollica, in honour of Dr Victoria Scotto-Mollica and Dr Alfonso Mollica, both of whom were pioneers in the field of microbe-induced corrosion of steels and the generation of electroactive seawater biofilms.
Reference: VANDECANDELAERE (I.), NERCESSIAN (O.), SEGAERT (E.), ACHOUAK (W.), FAIMALI (M.) and VANDAMME (P.): Ruegeria scottomollicae sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2726-2733.
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