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Genus Wautersiella

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: 1
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).


 

Wautersiella Kämpfer et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Wautersiella falsenii Kämpfer et al. 2006.
Etymology: N.L. fem. dim. n. Wautersiella, named after Georges Wauters, a Belgian microbiologist, who first recognized this group of organisms as a separate entity and to honour him for his lifelong contribution to bacterial taxonomy.
Valid publication: KÄMPFER (P.), AVESANI (V.), JANSSENS (M.), CHARLIER (J.), DE BAERE (T.) and VANEECHOUTTE (M.): Description of Wautersiella falsenii gen. nov., sp. nov., to accommodate clinical isolates phenotypically resembling members of the genera Chryseobacterium and Empedobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2323-2329.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Wautersiella falsenii Kämpfer et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NF 993 = CCUG 51536 = CIP 108861.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM084341.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. falsenii, of Falsen, to honour the contemporary Norwegian microbiologist, Enevold Falsen, for his lifelong interest in bacterial taxonomy and for his systematic characterization of bacteria at the CCUG, Göteborg, Sweden.
Valid publication: KÄMPFER (P.), AVESANI (V.), JANSSENS (M.), CHARLIER (J.), DE BAERE (T.) and VANEECHOUTTE (M.): Description of Wautersiella falsenii gen. nov., sp. nov., to accommodate clinical isolates phenotypically resembling members of the genera Chryseobacterium and Empedobacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 2323-2329.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Moheibacter Kämpfer et al. 2006 emend. Zhang et al. 2014.
Reference: ZHANG, R.-G., TAN, X., ZHAO, X.-M., DENG, J. and LV, J. 2014. Moheibacter sediminis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from sediment, and emended descriptions of Empedobacter brevis, Wautersiella falsenii and Weeksella virosa. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1481-1487.
Original article.

¤ Empedobacter falsenii (Kämpfer et al. 2006) Zhang et al. 2014, comb. nov.

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