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Genus Ureibacillus

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: 6
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).


 

Ureibacillus Fortina et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ureibacillus thermosphaericus (Andersson et al. 1996) Fortina et al. 2001.
Etymology: N.L. n. urea, urea; L. dim. n. bacillus, a rod, and also the name of a genus of aerobic endospore-forming bacteria (Bacillus); N.L. masc. n. Ureibacillus, a ureolytic aerobic bacillus.
Valid publication: FORTINA (M.G.), PUKALL (R.), SCHUMANN (P.), MORA (D.), PARINI (C.), MANACHINI (P.L.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Ureibacillus gen. nov., a new genus to accomodate Bacillus thermosphaericus (Andersson et al. 1995), emendation of Ureibacillus thermosphaericus and description of Ureibacillus terrenus sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 447-455.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus composti Weon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HC145 = DSM 17951 = KACC 11361.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ348071.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. composti, of compost.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), LEE (S.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), NOH (H.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), KIM (J.S.) and KWON (S.W.): Ureibacillus composti sp. nov. and Ureibacillus thermophilus sp. nov., isolated from livestock-manure composts. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2908-2911.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus defluvii Zhou et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DX-1=CGMCC 1.12358=KCTC 33127.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JX274433.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. gen. n. defluvii, of sewage.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: ZHOU, S., TANG, J., QIN, D., LU, Q. and YANG, G. 2014. Ureibacillus defluvii sp. nov., isolated from a thermophilic microbial fuel cell. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1617-1621.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus suwonensis Kim et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 6T19 = DSM 16752 = KACC 11287.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY850379.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. suwonensis, referring to Suwon Region in Korea, where the bacteria were first found.
Valid publication: KIM (B.Y.), LEE (S.Y.), WEON (H.Y.), KWON (S.W.), GO (S.J.), PARK (Y.K.), SCHUMANN (P.) and FRITZE (D.): Ureibacillus suwonensis sp. nov., isolated from cotton waste composts. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 663-666.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus terrenus Fortina et al. 2001, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TH9A = CIP 107065 = DSM 12654 = LMG 19470.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ276403.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. terrenus, from earth, referring to the habitat of the organism.
Valid publication: FORTINA (M.G.), PUKALL (R.), SCHUMANN (P.), MORA (D.), PARINI (C.), MANACHINI (P.L.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Ureibacillus gen. nov., a new genus to accomodate Bacillus thermosphaericus (Andersson et al. 1995), emendation of Ureibacillus thermosphaericus and description of Ureibacillus terrenus sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 447-455.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus thermophilus Weon et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HC148 = DSM 17952 = KACC 11362.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ348072.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. thermophilus, heat-loving.
Valid publication: WEON (H.Y.), LEE (S.Y.), KIM (B.Y.), NOH (H.J.), SCHUMANN (P.), KIM (J.S.) and KWON (S.W.): Ureibacillus composti sp. nov. and Ureibacillus thermophilus sp. nov., isolated from livestock-manure composts. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2908-2911.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ureibacillus thermosphaericus (Andersson et al. 1996) Fortina et al. 2001, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) P-11 = CIP 104857 = DSM 10633 = HAMBI 1900 = LMG 17959.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB101594.
Basonym: ¤ Bacillus thermosphaericus Andersson et al. 1996.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, heat; L. adj. sphaericus, spherical; N.L. n. thermosphaericus, the hot sphere.
Valid publication: FORTINA (M.G.), PUKALL (R.), SCHUMANN (P.), MORA (D.), PARINI (C.), MANACHINI (P.L.) and STACKEBRANDT (E.): Ureibacillus gen. nov., a new genus to accomodate Bacillus thermosphaericus (Andersson et al. 1995), emendation of Ureibacillus thermosphaericus and description of Ureibacillus terrenus sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 447-455.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Fortina et al. the basonym is erroneously cited as Bacillus thermosphaericus Andersson et al. 1995 (sic).

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