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Genus Virgisporangium

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: 3
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).


 

Virgisporangium corrig. Tamura et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Virgisporangium ochraceum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001.
Etymology: L. n. virga, a slender green branch, rod; N.L. neut. n. sporangium (from Gr. n. spora, a seed and in biology a spore; Gr. n. angeion, vessel), sporangium (spore-containing vessel); N.L. neut. n. Virgosporangium, an organism with rodshaped sporangia (spore-containing vessels).
Valid publication: TAMURA (T.), HAYAKAWA (M.) and HATANO (K.): A new genus of the order Actinomycetales, Virgosporangium gen. nov., with descriptions of Virgosporangium ochraceum sp. nov. and Virgosporangium aurantiacum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1809-1816.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The original spelling Virgosporangium (sic), has been corrected by the List Editor, IJSEM.
Reference: LIST EDITOR, IJSEM: Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 5, of the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 1947-1948.
Notification List in IJSEM Online

Virgisporangium corrig. Tamura et al. 2001 emend. Otoguro et al. 2010.
Type species: ¤ Virgisporangium ochraceum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001.
Etymology: L. n. virga, a slender green branch, rod; N.L. neut. n. sporangium (from Gr. n. spora, a seed and in biology a spore; Gr. n. angeion, vessel), sporangium (spore-containing vessel); N.L. neut. n. Virgosporangium, an organism with rodshaped sporangia (spore-containing vessels).
References: List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion no. 14. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1504-1505. [OTOGURO (M.), ISHIDA (Y.), TAMURA (T.), YAMAMURA (H.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and HAYAKAWA (M.): Virgisporangium aliadipatigenens sp. nov., isolated from soil in Iriomote Island and emended description of the genus Virgisporangium. Actinomycetologica, 2010, 24, 39-44.]
List of Changes in Taxonomic Opinion no. 14 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Virgisporangium aliadipatigenens Otoguro et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IR20-55 = KCTC 19809 = NBRC 105644.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB548616.
Etymology: L. adj. and pronoun alius, other, another; N.L. n. acidum adipatum, fatty acid; L. part. adj. genens, producing; N.L. part. adj. aliadipatigenens, producing different fatty acids.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 140. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1499-1501.
Effective publication: OTOGURO (M.), ISHIDA (Y.), TAMURA (T.), YAMAMURA (H.), SUZUKI (K.I.) and HAYAKAWA (M.): Virgisporangium aliadipatigenens sp. nov., isolated from soil in Iriomote Island and emended description of the genus Virgisporangium. Actinomycetologica, 2010, 24, 39-44.
Validation List no. 140 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The accession number KCTC 19809 has been provided at the time of request for valid publication of the name.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSB: Validation List no. 140 (footnote †††). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1499-1501.
Validation List no. 140 in IJSEM Online

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Virgisporangium aurantiacum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YU438-5 = CIP 107212 = IFO (now NBRC) 16421 = JCM 11002.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB006169.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. aurantiacum, orange-coloured.
Valid publication: TAMURA (T.), HAYAKAWA (M.) and HATANO (K.): A new genus of the order Actinomycetales, Virgosporangium gen. nov., with descriptions of Virgosporangium ochraceum sp. nov. and Virgosporangium aurantiacum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1809-1816.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 The original spelling Virgosporangium (sic) aurantiacum, has been corrected by the List Editor, IJSEM.
Reference: LIST EDITOR, IJSEM: Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 5, of the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 1947-1948.
Notification List in IJSEM Online
2 According to Rules 27(3) and 30, this name is not validly published because the effective publication only documents deposit of the type strain in a single recognized culture collection. However, according to the Judicial Opinion 81, Virgisporangium aurantiacum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001 is to be considered to be validly published.
References:
1 EUZÉBY (J.P.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Status of strains that contravene Rules 27(3) and 30 of the Bacteriological Code. Request for an Opinion. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 293-301.
Original article in IJSEM Online
2 JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE ON SYSTEMATICS OF PROKARYOTES: Status of strains that contravene Rules 27 (3) and 30 of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria. Opinion 81. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1755-1763.
Opinion 81 in IJSEM Online

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Virgisporangium ochraceum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YU655-43 = CIP 107213 = IFO (now NBRC) 16418 = JCM 11001.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB006167.
Etymology: L. n. ochra, ochre, yellow ochre; N.L. neut. adj. ochraceum, of the color of ochre, rust-colored.
Valid publication: TAMURA (T.), HAYAKAWA (M.) and HATANO (K.): A new genus of the order Actinomycetales, Virgosporangium gen. nov., with descriptions of Virgosporangium ochraceum sp. nov. and Virgosporangium aurantiacum sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2001, 51, 1809-1816.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 The original spelling Virgosporangium (sic) ochraceum, has been corrected by the List Editor, IJSEM.
Reference: LIST EDITOR, IJSEM: Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 5, of the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 1947-1948.
Notification List in IJSEM Online
2 According to Rules 27(3) and 30, this name is not validly published because the effective publication only documents deposit of the type strain in a single recognized culture collection. However, according to the Judicial Opinion 81, Virgisporangium ochraceum corrig. Tamura et al. 2001 is to be considered to be validly published.
References:
1 EUZÉBY (J.P.) and TINDALL (B.J.): Status of strains that contravene Rules 27(3) and 30 of the Bacteriological Code. Request for an Opinion. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 293-301.
Original article in IJSEM Online
2 JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE ON SYSTEMATICS OF PROKARYOTES: Status of strains that contravene Rules 27 (3) and 30 of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria. Opinion 81. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1755-1763.
Opinion 81 in IJSEM Online

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