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Genus Vagococcus

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).


 

Vagococcus Collins et al. 1990, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Vagococcus fluvialis Collins et al. 1990.
Etymology: L. adj. vagus, wandering; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos, grain, seed), coccus; N.L. masc. n. Vagococcus, wandering coccus, referring to motility.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 33. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1990, 40, 212.
Effective publication: COLLINS (M.D.), ASH (C.), FARROW (J.A.E.), WALLBANKS (S.) and WILLIAMS (A.M.): 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid sequence analyses of lactococci and related taxa. Description of Vagococcus fluvialis gen. nov., sp. nov. J. Appl. Bacteriol., 1989, 67, 453-460.
Validation List no. 33 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Vagococcus acidifermentans Wang et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AC-1 = KCTC 13418 = LMG 24798.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ211190.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. acidum (from L. adj. acidus, sour), an acid; N.L. part. adj. fermentans, fermenting; N.L. part. adj. acidifermentans, fermenting to an acid.
Valid publication: WANG (L.), CUI (Y.S.), KWON (C.S.), LEE (S.T.), LEE (J.S.) and IM (W.T.): Vagococcus acidifermentans sp. nov., isolated from an acidogenic fermentation bioreactor. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1123-1126.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus carniphilus Shewmaker et al. 2004, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 1843-02 = ATCC BAA-640 = CCUG 46823.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY179329.
Etymology: L. n. caro carnis, flesh, meat; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. carniphilus, meat-loving.
Valid publication: SHEWMAKER (P.L.), STEIGERWALT (A.G.), MOREY (R.E.), CARVALHO (M. da G.S.), ELLIOTT (J.A.), JOYCE (K.), BARRETT (T.J.), TEIXEIRA (L.M.) and FACKLAM (R.R.): Vagococcus carniphilus sp. nov., isolated from ground beef. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 1505-1510.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus elongatus Lawson et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PPC9 = CCUG 51432 = NRRL B-41357.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF445297.
Etymology: L. masc. part. adj. elongatus, elongated, pertaining to the pronounced elongation of the cells.
Valid publication: LAWSON (P.A.), FALSEN (E.), COTTA (M.A.) and WHITEHEAD (T.R.): Vagococcus elongatus sp. nov., isolated from a swine-manure storage pit. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 751-754.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus entomophilus Killer et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) VOSTP2=DSM 24756=CCM 7946.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ363620.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: Gr. n. entomon, insect; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. entomophilus, insect-loving.
Source: Animal.
Valid publication: KILLER, J., ŠVEC, P., SEDLÁČCEK, I., ČERNOHLÁVKOVÁ, J., BENADA, O., HRONCOVÁ, Z., HAVLÍK, J., VLKOVÁ, E., RADA, V., KOPEČNÝ, J. and KOFROŇOVÁ, O. 2014. Vagococcus entomophilus sp. nov., from the digestive tract of a wasp (Vespula vulgaris). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 731-737.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus fessus Hoyles et al. 2000, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M2661/98/1 = ATCC BAA-289 = CCUG 41755 = CIP 106499.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ243326.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. fessus, wearied, tired, fatigued, pertaining to the general biochemical unreactivity of the organism.
Valid publication: HOYLES (L.), LAWSON (P.A.), FOSTER (G.), FALSEN (E.), OHLÉN (M.), GRAINGER (J.M.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Vagococcus fessus sp. nov., isolated from a seal and a harbour porpoise. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1151-1154.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus fluvialis Collins et al. 1990, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M-29C = ATCC 49515= CCUG 32704 = CIP 102976 = DSM 5731 = LMG 9464 = NCIMB 13038 (formerly NCDO 2497).
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y18098.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. fluvialis, belonging to a river.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 33. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1990, 40, 212.
Effective publication: COLLINS (M.D.), ASH (C.), FARROW (J.A.E.), WALLBANKS (S.) and WILLIAMS (A.M.): 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid sequence analyses of lactococci and related taxa. Description of Vagococcus fluvialis gen. nov., sp. nov. J. Appl. Bacteriol., 1989, 67, 453-460.
Validation List no. 33 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Vagococcus lutrae Lawson et al. 1999, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) M1134/97/1 = ATCC 700839= CCUG 39187 = CIP 106118.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17152.
Etymology: L. n. lutra, an otter and also a zoological genus name; L. gen. n. lutrae, of  the common otter, Lutra lutra, the mammal from which the bacterium was isolated.
Valid publication: LAWSON (P.A.), FOSTER (G.), FALSEN (E.), OHLÉN (M.) and COLLINS (M.D.): Vagococcus lutrae sp. nov., isolated from the common otter (Lutra lutra). Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol, 1999, 49, 1251-1254.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus penaei Jaffrès et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CD276 = CIP 109914 = LMG 24833.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ360897.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. penaei, of Penaeus, a zoological genus name, pertaining to the spoilage microbiota of cooked shrimp (Penaeus vannamei), from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: JAFFRÈS (E.), PRÉVOST (H.), ROSSERO (A.), JOFFRAUD (J.J.) and DOUSSET (X.): Vagococcus penaei sp. nov., isolated from spoilage microbiota of cooked shrimp (Penaeus vannamei). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2159-2164.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Vagococcus salmoninarum Wallbanks et al. 1990, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) OS1-68 = ATCC 51200= CCUG 33394 = CIP 104684 = DSM 6633 = LMG 11491 = NCFB 2777 = NCIMB 13133.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y18097.
Etymology: N.L. pl. n. salmoninae, subfamily of the Salmonidae; N.L. gen. pl. n. salmoninarum, of the Salmoninae.
Valid publication: WALLBANKS (S.), MARTINEZ-MURCIA (A.J.), FRYER (J.L.), PHILLIPS (B.A.) and COLLINS (M.D.): 16S rRNA sequence determination for members of the genus Carnobacterium and related lactic acid bacteria and description of Vagococcus salmoninarum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1990, 40, 224-230.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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