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Genus Xylophilus

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").

 

Xylophilus Willems et al. 1987, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos 1969) Willems et al. 1987.
Etymology: Gr. n. xulon, wood; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. Xylophilus, friend of wood.
Valid publication: WILLEMS (A.), GILLIS (M.), KERSTERS (K.), VAN DEN BROECKE (L.) and DE LEY (J.): Transfer of Xanthomonas ampelina Panagopoulos 1969 to a new genus, Xylophilus gen. nov., as Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos 1969) comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1987, 37, 422-430.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos 1969) Willems et al. 1987, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 33914= CNPB 1192 = CCUG 21976 = CFBP 1192 = CFBP 3674 = DSM 7250 = ICMP 8920 = LMG 5856 = LMG 5857 = LMG 5858 = LMG 5949 = NCPPB 2217 = PDDCC 4298.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ420330.
Basonym: ¤ Xanthomonas ampelina Panagopoulos 1969 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: L. masc. adj. ampelinus, of the vine.
Valid publication: WILLEMS (A.), GILLIS (M.), KERSTERS (K.), VAN DEN BROECKE (L.) and DE LEY (J.): Transfer of Xanthomonas ampelina Panagopoulos 1969 to a new genus, Xylophilus gen. nov., as Xylophilus ampelinus (Panagopoulos 1969) comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1987, 37, 422-430.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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