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Genus Spirosoma

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: 13
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).


 

Spirosoma Migula 1894, genus. (Type genus of the family ¤ Spirosomaceae Larkin and Borrall 1978 [Approved Lists 1980]).
Type species: ¤ Spirosoma linguale Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: L. n. spira, coil; Gr. neut. n. soma, body; N.L. neut. n. Spirosoma, coiled body.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: MIGULA (W.): Über ein neues System der Bakterien. Arbeiten aus dem Bakteriologischen Institut der Technischen Hochschule zu Karlsruhe, 1894, 1, 235-238.

Spirosoma Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Finster et al. 2009.
Reference: FINSTER (K.W.), HERBERT (R.A.) and LOMSTEIN (B.A.): Spirosoma spitsbergense sp. nov. and Spirosoma luteum sp. nov., isolated from a high Arctic permafrost soil, and emended description of the genus Spirosoma. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 839-844.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Spirosoma Migula 1894 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Finster et al. 2009 emend. Ahn et al. 2014.
Reference: AHN, J.-H., WEON, H.-Y., KIM, S.-J., HONG, S.-B., SEOK, S.-J. and KWON, S.-W. 2014. Spirosoma oryzae sp. nov., isolated from rice soil and emended description of the genus Spirosoma. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3230-3234.
Original article.

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Spirosoma aerolatum Kim et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PR1012K=KACC 17939=NBRC 110794.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JX089325.
Etymology: Gr. n. aer, air; L. part. adj. latus, carried; N.L. neut. part. adj. aerolatum, airborne.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: KIM, D. U., LEE, H., KIM, S. G., AHN, J. H., PARK, S. Y. and KA, J. O. 2015. Spirosoma aerolatum sp. nov., isolated from a motor car air conditioning system. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 4003-4007.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma aerophilum Kim et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 5516J-17= KACC 17323=DSM 28388=JCM 19950.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KR024033.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: Gr. n. aer, air; N.L. adj. philus, from Gr. adj. philos, loving; N.L.neut. adj. aerophilum, air-loving.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: KIM, S. J., AHN, J. H., WEON, H. Y., HONG, S. B., SEOK, S. J., KIM, J. S. and KWON, S. W. 2016. Spirosoma aerophilum sp. nov., isolated from an air sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 2342-2346.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma arcticum Chang et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R2-35=CCTCC AB 2012849=LMG 28141.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF999686.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. arcticum, northern, arctic, referring to the geographical area where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: CHANG, X., JIANG, F., WANG, T., KAN, W., QU, Z., REN, L., FANG, C. and PENG, F. 2014. Spirosoma arcticum sp. nov., isolated from high Arctic glacial till. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2233-2237.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma endophyticum Fries et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EX36=DSM 26130=LMG 27272.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: GQ342559.
Etymology: Gr. pref. endo, within; Gr. n. phyton, plant; L. neut. suff. ‐icum adjectival suffix used with the sense of belonging to; N.L. neut. adj. endophyticum, within plant, referring to the endophytic nature of the strain and its isolation from plant tissue.
Source: Plant.
Valid publication: FRIES, J., PFEIFFER, S., KUFFNER, M. and SESSITSCH, A. 2013. Spirosoma endophyticum sp. nov., isolated from Zn- and Cd-accumulating Salix caprea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 4586-4590.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma fluviale Hatayama et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MSd3=JCM 30659=DSM 29961 .
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LC019141.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. fluviale, belonging to a river, the source of the type strain.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: HATAYAMA, K. and KUNO, T. 2015. Spirosoma fluviale sp. nov., isolated from river water Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3447-3450.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma linguale Migula 1894, species. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 33905= DSM 74 = LMG 10896.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP001769 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. n. lingua, the tongue; L. neut. suff. -ale, suffix denoting pertaining to; N.L. neut. adj. linguale, of or pertaining to the tongue.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: MIGULA (W.): Über ein neues System der Bakterien. Arbeiten aus dem Bakteriologischen Institut der Technischen Hochschule zu Karlsruhe, 1894, 1, 235-238.

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Spirosoma luteum Finster et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SPM-10 = RODSPM10 = DSM 19990 = NCIMB 14406.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF451726.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. luteum, orange coloured.
Valid publication: FINSTER (K.W.), HERBERT (R.A.) and LOMSTEIN (B.A.): Spirosoma spitsbergense sp. nov. and Spirosoma luteum sp. nov., isolated from a high Arctic permafrost soil, and emended description of the genus Spirosoma. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 839-844.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma oryzae Ahn et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RHs22=KACC 17324=DSM 28354.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ155688.
Etymology: L. gen. n. oryzae, of rice, referring to the isolation of the type strain from a rice field.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: AHN, J.-H., WEON, H.-Y., KIM, S.-J., HONG, S.-B., SEOK, S.-J. and KWON, S.-W. 2014. Spirosoma oryzae sp. nov., isolated from rice soil and emended description of the genus Spirosoma. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3230-3234.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma panaciterrae Ten et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Gsoil 1519 = DSM 21099 = KCTC 22263.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU370956.
Etymology: N.L. n. Panax -acis, scientific name for ginseng; L. n. terra, soil; N.L. gen. n. panaciterrae, of soil from a ginseng field, the source of the type strain.
Valid publication: TEN (L.N.), XU (J.L.), JIN (F.X.), IM (W.T.), OH (H.M.) and LEE (S.T.): Spirosoma panaciterrae sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 331-335.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma pulveris Joo et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JSH5-14=JCM 30688=KCTC 42550.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP974819.
Etymology: -.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 172. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 4299–4305.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: Joo, E. S., Lee, J. J., Cha, S., Jheong, W., Seo, T., Lim, S., Jeong, S.-w. and Srinivasan, S. 2015. Spirosoma pulveris sp. nov., a bacterium isolated from a dust sample collected at Chungnam province, South Korea. J. Microbiol. 53, 750-755.
Effective publication Online

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Spirosoma rigui Baik et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) WPCB118 = KCTC 12531 = NBRC 101117.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF507900.
Etymology: L. gen. n. rigui, of a well-watered place, referring to the site of isolation, the Woopo wetland, Korea.
Valid publication: BAIK (K.S.), KIM (M.S.), PARK (S.C.), LEE (D.W.), LEE (S.D.), KA (J.O.), CHOI (S.K.) and SEONG (C.N.): Spirosoma rigui sp. nov., isolated from fresh water. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2870-2873.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma soli Yang et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MIMBbqt12=MCCC 1K01308=KCTC 42805.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KT347096.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. neut. gen. n. soli, of soil.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: YANG, S. S., TANG, K., ZHANG, X., WANG, J., WANG, X., FENG, F. and LI, H. 2016. Spirosoma soli sp. nov., isolated from biological soil crusts. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 5568-5574.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Spirosoma spitsbergense Finster et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SPM-9 = RODSPM9 = DSM 19989 = NCIMB 14407.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF451725.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. spitsbergense, pertaining to Spitsbergen in the high Arctic, northern Norway, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: FINSTER (K.W.), HERBERT (R.A.) and LOMSTEIN (B.A.): Spirosoma spitsbergense sp. nov. and Spirosoma luteum sp. nov., isolated from a high Arctic permafrost soil, and emended description of the genus Spirosoma. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 839-844.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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