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Genus Alkalinema

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").

 

Alkalinema Vaz et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Alkalinema pantanalense Vaz et al. 2015.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali, alkali, from Arabic n. al qaliy, the ashes of saltwort; Gr. neut. n. nema, thread, filament; N.L. neut. n. Alkalinema, a filament from alkaline lakes.
Valid publication: VAZ, M. G. M. V., GENUÁRIO, D. B., ANDREOTE, A. P. D., MALONE, C. F. S., SANTÂ’ANNA, C. L., BARBIERO, L. and FIORE, M. F. 2015. Pantanalinema gen. nov. and Alkalinema gen. nov.: novel pseudanabaenacean genera (Cyanobacteria) isolated from saline-alkaline lakes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 298-308
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alkalinema pantanalense Vaz et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CENA528.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF246494.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. pantanalense, pertaining to the Pantanal, a Brazilian wetland.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Valid publication: VAZ, M. G. M. V., GENUÁRIO, D. B., ANDREOTE, A. P. D., MALONE, C. F. S., SANTÂ’ANNA, C. L., BARBIERO, L. and FIORE, M. F. 2015. Pantanalinema gen. nov. and Alkalinema gen. nov.: novel pseudanabaenacean genera (Cyanobacteria) isolated from saline-alkaline lakes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 298-308
Original article in IJSEM Online

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