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Genus Tessaracoccus

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: 8
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).


 

Tessaracoccus Maszenan et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tessaracoccus bendigoensis Maszenan et al. 1999.
Etymology: Gr. adj. num. tessares, four; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Tessaracoccus, four round cells.
Valid publication: MASZENAN (A.M.), SEVIOUR (R.J.), PATEL (B.K.C.), SCHUMANN (P.) and REES (G.N.): Tessaracoccus bendigoensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-positive coccus occurring in regular packages or tetrads, isolated from activated sludge biomass. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 459-468.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus bendigoensis Maszenan et al. 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Ben 106 = ACM 5119 = DSM 12906 = JCM 13525.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF038504.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. bendigoensis, of or belonging to Bendigo, Australia, the place of origin of the isolate.
Valid publication: MASZENAN (A.M.), SEVIOUR (R.J.), PATEL (B.K.C.), SCHUMANN (P.) and REES (G.N.): Tessaracoccus bendigoensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-positive coccus occurring in regular packages or tetrads, isolated from activated sludge biomass. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 459-468.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus defluvii Srinivasan et al. 2017, sp. nov.

Tessaracoccus flavescens Lee and Lee 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SST-39 = DSM 18582 = JCM 16025 = KCTC 19196.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM393882.
Etymology: L. v. flavesco, to become yellow; L. part. adj. flavescens, becoming yellow.
Valid publication: LEE (D.W.) and LEE (S.D.): Tessaracoccus flavescens sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 785-789.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus flavus Kumari et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) RP1=DSM 100159=MCC 2769=KCTC 39686.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP265298.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. masc. adj. flavus, yellow.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: KUMARI, R., SINGH, P., SCHUMANN, P. and LAL, R. 2016. Tessaracoccus flavus sp. nov., isolated from the drainage system of a lindane-producing factory. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1862-1868.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus lapidicaptus Puente-sã¡nchez et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IPBSL-7=CECT 8385=DSM 27266.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF668596.
Etymology: L. n. lapis lapidis, stone; L. adj. captus, captive; N.L. masc. adj. lapidicaptus, stone-captive.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: PUENTE-SÁNCHEZ, F., SÁNCHEZ-ROMÁN, M. N., AMILS, R. and PARRO, V. C. 2014. Tessaracoccus lapidicaptus sp. nov., an actinobacterium isolated from the deep subsurface of the Iberian pyrite belt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 3546-3552.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus lubricantis Kämpfer et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KSS-17Se = CCUG 55516 = DSM 19926.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM178840.
Etymology: L. v. lubricare, to lubricate; N.L. n lubricans -antis (from L. part. adj. lubricans) a lubricant; N.L. gen. n. lubricantis, of/from a (coolant) lubricant.
Valid publication: KÄMPFER (P.), LODDERS (N.), WARFOLOMEOW (I.) and BUSSE (H.J.): Tessaracoccus lubricantis sp. nov., isolated from a metalworking fluid. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1545-1549.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus oleiagri Cai et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SL014B-20A1 = CGMCC 1.9159 = DSM 22955.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU111566.
Etymology: L. n. oleum -i, oil; L. n. ager -gri, productive land, a field; N.L. gen. n. oleiagri, of an oilfield, the place where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: CAI (M.), WANG (L.), CAI (H.), LI (Y.), WANG (Y.N.), TANG (Y.Q.) and WU (X.L.): Salinarimonas ramus sp. nov. and Tessaracoccus oleiagri sp. nov., isolated from a crude oil-contaminated saline soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1767-1775.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tessaracoccus rhinocerotis Li et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM 101269=DSM 27579=CCTCC AB 2013217.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KT215777.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: L. gen. n. rhinocerotis, of a rhinoceros.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: LI, G. D., CHEN, X., LI, Q. Y., XU, F. J., QIU, S. M., JIANG, Y. and JIANG, C. L. 2016. Tessaracoccus rhinocerotis sp. nov., isolated from the faeces of Rhinoceros unicornis.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 922-927.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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