Title


Sign up here for LPSN updates!


Genus Terrabacter

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: 9
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).


 

Terrabacter Collins et al. 1989, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Terrabacter tumescens (Jensen 1934) Collins et al. 1989.
Etymology: L. n. terra, earth; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Terrabacter, earth (soil) rod.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.), DORSCH (M.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Pimelobacter tumescens to Terrabacter gen. nov. as Terrabacter tumescens comb. nov. and of Pimelobacter jensenii to Nocardioides as Nocardioides jensenii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1989, 39, 1-6.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter aeriphilus Weon et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 5414T-18 = DSM 18563 = JCM 17687 = KACC 20693.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU573947.
Etymology: L. masc. n. aer aeris, air; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. aeriphilus, air-loving.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), SON (J.A.), YOO (S.H.), KIM (B.Y.), KWON (S.W.), SCHUMANN (P.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Terrabacter aeriphilus sp. nov., isolated from an air sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1130-1134.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter aerolatus Weon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 5516J-36 = DSM 18562 = JCM 16379 = KACC 20556.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF212039.
Etymology: Gr. n. aer aeros, air; L. part. adj. latus, carried; N.L. masc. part. adj. aerolatus, airborne.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), SCHUMANN (P.), KROPPENSTEDT (R.M.), KIM (B.Y.), SONG (J.), KWON (S.W.), GO (S.J.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Terrabacter aerolatus sp. nov., isolated from an air sample. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2106-2109.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter carboxydivorans Kim et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PY2 = JCM 16259 = KCCM 42922.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ717334.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. carboxydum, carbon monoxide; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring, digesting; N.L. part. adj. carboxydivorans, digesting carbon monoxide.
Valid publication: KIM (S.M.), PARK (S.W.), PARK (S.T.) and KIM (Y.M.): Terrabacter carboxydivorans sp. nov., a carbon monoxide-oxidizing actinomycete. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 482-486.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter ginsenosidimutans An et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net): strain Gsoil 3082 = DSM 21007 = JCM 17125 = KCTC 19421.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU332827.
Etymology: N.L. n. ginsenosidum, ginsenoside; L. part. adj. mutans, transforming, converting; N.L. part. adj. ginsenosidimutans, ginsenoside-converting.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 142. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2563-2565.
Effective publication: AN (D.S.), CUI (C.H.), LEE (H.G.), WANG (L.), KIM (S.C.), LEE (S.T.), JIN (F.), YU (H.), CHIN (Y.W.), LEE (H.K.), IM (W.T.) and KIM (S.G.): Identification and characterization of a novel Terrabacter ginsenosidimutans sp. nov. β-glucosidase that transforms ginsenoside Rb1 into the rare gypenoside XVII and LXXV. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2010, 76, 5827-5836.
Validation List no. 142 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The accession number DSM 21007 has been provided at the time of request for valid publication of the name.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 142 (footnote ¶¶). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2563-2565.
Validation List no. 142 in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter koreensis Won et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) THG-e54=KACC 17589=JCM 19342.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF314196.
Etymology: N.L. masc adj. koreensis, pertaining to Korea, the location of the soil sample from which the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: WON, K., KOOK, M. and YI, T.-H. 2014. Terrabacter koreensis sp. nov., isolated from soil of a flowerbed. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3335-3340.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter lapilli Lee et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LR-26 = DSM 18583 = JBRI 2002 = JCM 15628 = KCTC 19199.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM690744.
Etymology: L. gen. n. lapilli, of a small stone.
Valid publication: LEE (J.E.), SEO (J.P.), LEE (D.W.), KO (Y.H.) and LEE (S.D.): Terrabacter lapilli sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from stone. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1084-1088.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter terrae Montero-Barrientos et al. 2005, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PPLB = CECT 3379 = JCM 14283 = LMG 22921.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY944176.
Etymology: L. gen. n. terrae, of the earth.
Valid publication: MONTERO-BARRIENTOS (M.), RIVAS (R.), VELÁZQUEZ (E.), MONTE (E.) and ROIG (M.G.): Terrabacter terrae sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from soil in Spain. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2491-2495.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter terrigena Yoon et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ON10 = CCUG 57508 = KCTC 19602.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ423552.
Etymology: L. masc. or fem. n. terrigena, child of the earth, earth-born, referring to the isolation of the type strain from soil.
Valid publication: YOON (J.H.), PARK (S.), KANG (S.J.), JUNG (Y.T.) and KIM (W.): Terrabacter terrigena sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2798-2802.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image

Terrabacter tumescens (Jensen 1934) Collins et al. 1989, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 6947= CCUG 23928 = CIP 102515 = DSM 20308 = IAM 12345 = IFO (now NBRC) 12960 = JCM 1365 = LMG 3818 = NCIB (now NCIMB) 8914 = NRRL B-4012 = VKM Ac-1120.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF005023.
Basonym: ¤ Arthrobacter tumescens (Jensen 1934) Conn and Dimmick 1947 (Approved Lists 1980).
Other synonyms: ¤ Pimelobacter tumescens (Jensen 1934) Suzuki and Komagata 1983, "Corynebacterium tumescens" Jensen 1934.
Etymology: L .part. adj. tumescens, swelling up.
Valid publication: COLLINS (M.D.), DORSCH (M.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Transfer of Pimelobacter tumescens to Terrabacter gen. nov. as Terrabacter tumescens comb. nov. and of Pimelobacter jensenii to Nocardioides as Nocardioides jensenii comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1989, 39, 1-6.
Original article in IJSEM Online

   image