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Genus Alteribacillus

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Alteribacillus Didari et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Alteribacillus bidgolensis Didari et al. 2012.
Etymology: L. adj. altertera -terum, another, the other; L. masc. n. bacillus, a rod and also a bacterial generic name [Bacillus Cohn 1872 (Approved Lists 1980)]; N.L. masc. n. Alteribacillus, another Bacillus.
Valid publication: DIDARI (M.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), BAGHERI (M.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), SÁNCHEZ-PORRO (C.) and VENTOSA (A.): Alteribacillus bidgolensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from a hypersaline lake, and reclassification of Bacillus persepolensis as Alteribacillus persepolensis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2691-2697.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alteribacillus bidgolensis Didari et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) P4B = CCM 7963 = CECT 7998 = DSM 25260 = IBRC-M 10614 = KCTC 13821.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ433453.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. bidgolensis, of or belonging to Aran-Bidgol salt lake.
Valid publication: DIDARI (M.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), BAGHERI (M.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), SÁNCHEZ-PORRO (C.) and VENTOSA (A.): Alteribacillus bidgolensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from a hypersaline lake, and reclassification of Bacillus persepolensis as Alteribacillus persepolensis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2691-2697.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Alteribacillus persepolensis (Amoozegar et al. 2009) Didari et al. 2012, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HS136 = CCM 7595 = DSM 21632 = JCM 15720 = LMG 25222.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM244839.
Basonym: ¤ Bacillus persepolensis Amoozegar et al. 2009.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. persepolensis, pertaining to Persepolis, the ancient city of Persepolis (Iran).
Valid publication: DIDARI (M.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), BAGHERI (M.), SCHUMANN (P.), SPRÖER (C.), SÁNCHEZ-PORRO (C.) and VENTOSA (A.): Alteribacillus bidgolensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from a hypersaline lake, and reclassification of Bacillus persepolensis as Alteribacillus persepolensis comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2691-2697.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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