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Genus Alkalibacter

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Alkalibacter Garnova et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Alkalibacter saccharofermentans Garnova et al. 2005.
Etymology: Arabic article al, the; Arabic n. qaliy, ashes of saltwort; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Alkalibacter, alkaliphilic rod-shaped cells.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 103. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 983-985.
Effective publication: GARNOVA (E.S.), ZHILINA (T.N.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Anaerobic, alkaliphilic, saccharolytic bacterium Alkalibacter saccharofermentans gen. nov., sp. nov. from a soda lake in the Transbaikal region of Russia. Extremophiles, 2004, 8, 309-316.
Validation List no. 103 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Alkalibacter saccharofermentans Garnova et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-79820 = DSM 14828 = Uniqem U-218 = VKM B-2308.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY312403.
Etymology: Gr. n. sakchâr, suggar; L. v. fermento, to ferment; N.L. part. adj. saccharofermentans, sugar-fermenting.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 103. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 983-985.
Effective publication: GARNOVA (E.S.), ZHILINA (T.N.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Anaerobic, alkaliphilic, saccharolytic bacterium Alkalibacter saccharofermentans gen. nov., sp. nov. from a soda lake in the Transbaikal region of Russia. Extremophiles, 2004, 8, 309-316.
Validation List no. 103 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Notes:
1 In the effective publication the type strain Uniqem U-218 is cited as Uniqem-218.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 103 (footnote ‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 983-985.
Validation List no. 103 in IJSEM Online
2 In the effective publication, the etymology is erroneously cited as Latin n. saccharum, sugar; Latin n. fermentum, to ferment (sic); Latin part. adj. saccharofermentans, sugar-fermenting.

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