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Genus Caldalkalibacillus

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Caldalkalibacillus Xue et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Caldalkalibacillus thermarum Xue et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; N.L. n. alkali, alkali; L. masc. n. bacillus, small rod; N.L. masc. n. Caldalkalibacillus, bacillus living under hot and alkaline conditions.
Valid publication: XUE (Y.), ZHANG (X.), ZHOU (C.), ZHAO (Y.), COWAN (D.A.), HEAPHY (S.), GRANT (W.D.), JONES (B.E.), VENTOSA (A.) and MA (Y.): Caldalkalibacillus thermarum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel alkalithermophilic bacterium from a hot spring in China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1217-1221.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caldalkalibacillus Xue et al. 2006 emend. Zhao et al. 2008.
Type species: ¤ Caldalkalibacillus thermarum Xue et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; N.L. n. alkali, alkali; L. masc. n. bacillus, small rod; N.L. masc. n. Caldalkalibacillus, bacillus living under hot and alkaline conditions.
Reference: ZHAO (W.), ZHANG (C.L.), ROMANEK (C.S.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldalkalibacillus uzonensis sp. nov. and emended description of the genus Caldalkalibacillus. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1106-1108.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldalkalibacillus thermarum Xue et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HA6 = CGMCC 1.4242 = JCM 13486.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY753654.
Etymology: L. gen. pl. n. thermarum, of warm springs.
Valid publication: XUE (Y.), ZHANG (X.), ZHOU (C.), ZHAO (Y.), COWAN (D.A.), HEAPHY (S.), GRANT (W.D.), JONES (B.E.), VENTOSA (A.) and MA (Y.): Caldalkalibacillus thermarum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel alkalithermophilic bacterium from a hot spring in China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1217-1221.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldalkalibacillus uzonensis Zhao et al. 2008, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/WZ-YB58 = ATCC BAA-1258 = DSM 17740.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ221694.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. uzonensis, pertaining to the isolation habitat of the type strain, the Uzon Caldera, east of Mt Uzon in Kamchatka, in Far East Russia.
Valid publication: ZHAO (W.), ZHANG (C.L.), ROMANEK (C.S.) and WIEGEL (J.): Description of Caldalkalibacillus uzonensis sp. nov. and emended description of the genus Caldalkalibacillus. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1106-1108.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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