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Genus Balneatrix

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).


 

Balneatrix Dauga et al. 1993, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Balneatrix alpica Dauga et al. 1993.
Etymology: L. fem. n. Balneatrix, she who has the care of a bath, bather.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 46. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 624-625.
Effective publication: DAUGA (C.), GILLIS (M.), VANDAMME (P.), AGERON (E.), GRIMONT (F.), KERSTERS (K.), DE MAHENGE (C.), PELOUX (Y.) and GRIMONT (P.A.D.): Balneatrix alpica gen. nov., sp. nov. a bacterium associated with pneumonia and meningitis in a spa therapy centre. Res. Microbiol., 1993, 144, 35-46.
Validation List no. 46 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Balneatrix alpica Dauga et al. 1993, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 4-87 = ATCC 51285= CCUG 32555 = CIP 103589.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y17112.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. alpica, Alpine, pertaining to the Alps.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 46. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1993, 43, 624-625.
Effective publication: DAUGA (C.), GILLIS (M.), VANDAMME (P.), AGERON (E.), GRIMONT (F.), KERSTERS (K.), DE MAHENGE (C.), PELOUX (Y.) and GRIMONT (P.A.D.): Balneatrix alpica gen. nov., sp. nov. a bacterium associated with pneumonia and meningitis in a spa therapy centre. Res. Microbiol., 1993, 144, 35-46.
Validation List no. 46 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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