Bandoniozyma gen. nov., a Genus of Fermentative and Non-Fermentative Tremellaceous Yeast Species

Patricia Valente, Teun Boekhout, Melissa Fontes Landell, Juliana Crestani, Fernando Carlos Pagnocca, Lara Durães Sette, Michel Rodrigo Zambrano Passarini, Carlos Augusto Rosa, Luciana R. Brandão, Raphael S. Pimenta, José Roberto Ribeiro, Karina Marques Garcia, Ching Fu Lee, Sung Oui Suh, Gábor Péter, Dénes Dlauchy, Jack W. Fell, Gloria Scorzetti, Bart Theelen, Marilene H. Vainstein

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Abstract

Background: Independent surveys across the globe led to the proposal of a new basidiomycetous yeast genus within the Bulleromyces clade of the Tremellales, Bandoniozyma gen. nov., with seven new species. Methodology/Principal Findings: The species were characterized by multiple methods, including the analysis of D1/D2 and ITS nucleotide sequences, and morphological and physiological/biochemical traits. Most species can ferment glucose, which is an unusual trait among basidiomycetous yeasts. Conclusions/Significance: In this study we propose the new yeast genus Bandoniozyma, with seven species Bandoniozyma noutii sp. nov. (type species of genus; CBS 8364T = DBVPG 4489T), Bandoniozyma aquatica sp. nov. (UFMG-DH4.20T = CBS 12527T = ATCC MYA-4876T), Bandoniozyma complexa sp. nov. (CBS 11570T = ATCC MYA-4603T = MA28aT), Bandoniozyma fermentans sp. nov. (CBS 12399T = NU7M71T = BCRC 23267T), Bandoniozyma glucofermentans sp. nov. (CBS 10381T = NRRL Y-48076T = ATCC MYA-4760T = BG 02-7-15-015A-1-1T), Bandoniozyma tunnelae sp. nov. (CBS 8024T = DBVPG 7000T), and Bandoniozyma visegradensis sp. nov. (CBS 12505T = NRRL Y-48783T = NCAIM Y.01952T).

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere46060
JournalPloS one
Volume7
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 9 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • General

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    Valente, P., Boekhout, T., Landell, M. F., Crestani, J., Pagnocca, F. C., Sette, L. D., Passarini, M. R. Z., Rosa, C. A., Brandão, L. R., Pimenta, R. S., Ribeiro, J. R., Garcia, K. M., Lee, C. F., Suh, S. O., Péter, G., Dlauchy, D., Fell, J. W., Scorzetti, G., Theelen, B., & Vainstein, M. H. (2012). Bandoniozyma gen. nov., a Genus of Fermentative and Non-Fermentative Tremellaceous Yeast Species. PloS one, 7(10), [e46060]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0046060