Table 1.

Overview of the genusBurkholderiaa

Species name originally assignedbBurkholderia species name or taxon assignedYr of assignmentReferenceOther name subsequently assignedYr of assignmentReference
Pseudomonas cepacia B. cepaciacomb. nov. (B. cepacia genomovar I) 199281, 104, 119
Pseudomonas solanacearum B. solanacearum comb. nov.1992119 Ralstonia solanacearum comb. nov.1995120
Pseudomonas pickettii B. picketti comb. nov.1992119 Ralstonia pickettii comb. nov.1995120
Pseudomonas gladioli B. gladioli comb. nov.1992119
Pseudomonas mallei B. mallei comb. nov.1992119
Pseudomonas pseudomallei B. pseudomallei comb. nov.1992119
Pseudomonas caryophylli B. caryophylli comb. nov.1992119
Pseudomonas plantarii B. plantarii comb. nov.1994102
Pseudomonas glumae B. glumae comb. nov.1994102
B. vandii sp. nov.1994102Junior synonym of B. plantarii 199922
B. vietnamiensis sp. nov. (B. cepacia genomovar V) 199532, 104
Pseudomonas cocovenenans B. cocovenenans comb. nov.1995123Junior synonym ofB. gladioli 199922
Pseudomonas andropogonis B. andropogonis comb. nov.199532
B. multivorans sp. nov. (B. cepacia genomovar II) 1997104
Pseudomonas glathei B. glathei comb. nov.1997104
Pseudomonas pyrrocinia B. pyrrocinia comb. nov. 19974, 104
B. thailandensis sp. nov.199810
B. graminis sp. nov.1998109
Pseudomonas phenazinium B. phenazinium comb. nov.1998109
B. norimbergensis sp. nov.1998117 Pandoraea norimbergensis comb. nov.200020
B. caribensis sp. nov.19991
B. stabilis sp. nov. (B. cepacia genomovar IV) 2000104, 105
B. kururiensis sp. nov.200012
B. ubonensis sp. nov.2000118
B. fungorum sp. nov.200123
B. caledonica sp. nov.200123
B. ambifaria sp. nov. (B. cepacia genomovar VII) 200125
B. cepacia genomovar III 1997104
B. cepacia genomovar VI 200124
  • a Members of the B. cepaciacomplex are in boldface type.