Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 4/7/2008
Publication Date: 5/1/2012
Citation: Labeda, D.P. 2012. Genus XIII. Umezawaea Labeda and Kroppenstedt 2007, 2761vp. In: Goodfellow, M., Kampfer, P., Busse, H., Trujillo, M.E., Suzuki, K., Ludwig, W., Whitman, W.B., editors. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 2nd edition, volume 5. New York, NY: Springer. p. 1427-1430.
Technical Abstract: The physiology, systematics and ecology of the species that currently compose the actinobacterial genus Umezawaea is presented. The phylogenetic position of the lone species within this genus, Umezawaea tangerina relative to the species in other genera within the family Actinosynnemataceae is discussed. Methods for isolation, preservation, and characterization are detailed.