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Genus Youngiibacter

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Youngiibacter Lawson et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Youngiibacter fragilis Lawson et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Youngia, Young; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Youngiibacter, a rod named after Lily Y. Young, an American microbiologist, for her contributions to our understanding of anaerobic hydrocarbon microbiology.
Reference: LAWSON, P. A., WAWRIK, B., ALLEN, T. D., JOHNSON, C. N., MARKS, C. R., TANNER, R. S., HARRIMAN, B. H., STRĄPOĆ, D. and CALLAGHAN, A. V. 2014. Youngiibacter fragilis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from natural gas production-water and reclassification of Acetivibrio multivorans as Youngiibacter multivorans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 198-205..
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Youngiibacter fragilis Lawson et al. 2014, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 232.1=ATCC BAA-2257=DSM 24749.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JF262039.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. fragilis, easily broken, brittle, fragile, pertaining to the fragile nature of the cell wall.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: LAWSON, P. A., WAWRIK, B., ALLEN, T. D., JOHNSON, C. N., MARKS, C. R., TANNER, R. S., HARRIMAN, B. H., STRĄPOĆ, D. and CALLAGHAN, A. V. 2014. Youngiibacter fragilis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from natural gas production-water and reclassification of Acetivibrio multivorans as Youngiibacter multivorans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 198-205.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Youngiibacter multivorans Lawson et al. 2014, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PeC1=DSM 6139T= JCM 19730.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: FR749900.
Basonym: ¤ Acetivibrio multivorans Tanaka et al. 1992
Etymology: L. adj. multus, many, numerous; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring, eating greedily; N.L. part. adj. multivorans, devouring many kinds of substrates.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: LAWSON, P. A., WAWRIK, B., ALLEN, T. D., JOHNSON, C. N., MARKS, C. R., TANNER, R. S., HARRIMAN, B. H., STRAPOĆ, D. and CALLAGHAN, A. V. 2014. Youngiibacter fragilis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from natural gas production-water and reclassification of Acetivibrio multivorans as Youngiibacter multivorans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 198-205.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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