Moraxellaceae

Psychrobacter immobilis, from Bacterio-Web.

Belongs within: Oceanospirillales.

The Moraxellaceae are a family of Gram-negative bacteria united by molecular data, including the animal-pathogenic Moraxella species and the cold-tolerant Psychrobacter species.

<==Moraxellaceae
    |--MoraxellaYH03
    |    |--M. bovisO92
    |    |--M. catarrhalis [=Branhamella catarrhalis]Z92
    |    |--M. caviae [=Branhamella caviae]Z92
    |    |--M. lacunataYH03
    |    `--M. osloensisVM03
    `--PsychrobacterYH03
         |--P. frigidicolaYH03
         `--+--+--P. faecalisYH03
            |  `--+--P. marincolaYH03
            |     `--P. submarinusYH03
            `--+--P. phenylpyruvicusYH03
               `--+--+--P. pacifiensisYH03
                  |  `--P. proteolyticusYH03
                  `--+--P. urativoransYH03
                     `--+--P. okhotskensis Yumoto, Hirota et al. 2003YH03
                        `--+--P. glacincolaYH03
                           `--P. immobilisYH03

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[O92] Orndorff, P. E. 1992. Bacterial virulence. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 640–658. Springer-Verlag: New York.

[VM03] Vela, A. I., A. Mateos, M. D. Collins, V. briones, R. A. Hutson, L. Domínguez & J. F. Fernández-Garayzábal. 2003. Corynebacterium suicordis sp. nov., from pigs. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 53: 2027–2031.

[YH03] Yumoto, I., K. Hirota, Y. Sogabe, Y. Nodasaka, Y. Yokota & T. Hoshino. 2003. Psychrobacter okhotskensis sp. nov., a lipase-producing facultative psychrophile isolated from the coast of the Okhotsk Sea. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 53: 1985–1989.

[Z92] Zumpft, W. G. 1992. The denitrifying prokaryotes. In: Balows, A., H. G. Trüper, M. Dworkin, W. Harder & K.-H. Schleifer (eds) The Prokaryotes: A handbook on the biology of bacteria: Ecophysiology, isolation, identification, applications 2nd ed. vol. 1 pp. 554–582. Springer-Verlag: New York.

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