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Genus Tropicibacter

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: 5
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Tropicibacter Harwati et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tropicibacter naphthalenivorans Harwati et al. 2009.
Etymology: L. adj. tropicus, tropical, pertaining to the tropical zone of the Earth; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Tropicibacter, a rod belonging to the tropical zone.
Valid publication: HARWATI (T.U.), KASAI (Y.), KODAMA (Y.), SUSILANINGSIH (D.) and WATANABE (K.): Tropicibacter naphthalenivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium isolated from Semarang Port in Indonesia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 392-396.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tropicibacter litoreus Lucena et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R37=CECT 7639=KCTC 23353.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE860713.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. litoreus, of the shore.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 155. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 1-5.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: LUCENA, T., RUVIRA, M. A., MACIÁN, M. C., PUJALTE, M. J. and ARAHAL, D. R. 2013. Description of Tropicibacter mediterraneus sp. nov. and Tropicibacter litoreus sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 36, 325-329.
Effective publication Online

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Tropicibacter mediterraneus Lucena et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M17=CECT 7615=KCTC 23058.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE860710.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. mediterraneus, pertaining to the Mediterranean Sea.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 155. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64 (2014), 1-5.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: LUCENA, T., RUVIRA, M. A., MACIÁN, M. C., PUJALTE, M. J. and ARAHAL, D. R. 2013. Description of Tropicibacter mediterraneus sp. nov. and Tropicibacter litoreus sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 36, 325-329.
Effective publication Online

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Tropicibacter multivorans Lucena et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MD5 = CECT 7557 = KCTC 23350.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FR727679.
Etymology: L. adj. multus, many, numerous; L. v. vorare, to devour, swallow; N.L. part. adj. multivorans, devouring many, referring to the utilization of numerous different substrates for growth.
Valid publication: LUCENA (T.), PUJALTE (M.J.), RUVIRA (M.A.), GARAY (E.), MACIÁN (M.C.) and ARAHAL (D.R.): Tropicibacter multivorans sp. nov., an aerobic alphaproteobacterium isolated from surface seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 844-848.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tropicibacter naphthalenivorans Harwati et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) C02 = DSM 19561 = JCM 14838.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB302370.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. naphthalenum, naphthalene; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. naphthalenivorans, degrading naphthalene.
Valid publication: HARWATI (T.U.), KASAI (Y.), KODAMA (Y.), SUSILANINGSIH (D.) and WATANABE (K.): Tropicibacter naphthalenivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium isolated from Semarang Port in Indonesia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 392-396.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tropicibacter phthalicicus corrig. Iwaki et al. 2012, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) KU27E1 = JCM 17793 = KCTC 23703.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB636139.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum phthalicum phthalic acid; L. masc. suff. -icus suffix used with the sense of belonging to; N.L. masc. adj. phthalicicus belonging to phthalic acid, referring to the substrate phthalic acid that can be utilized by the species.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 146. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1443-1445.
Effective publication: IWAKI (H.), NISHIMURA (A.) and HASEGAWA (Y.): Tropicibacter phthalicus sp. nov., a phthalate-degrading bacterium from seawater. Curr. Microbiol., 2012, 64, 392-396.
Validation List no. 146 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The original spelling of the specific epithet, phtalicus (sic), has been corrected on validation according to Rule 61.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 146 (footnote ‡‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1443-1445.
Validation List no. 146 in IJSEM Online

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