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Genus Chitinispirillum

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").

 

Chitinispirillum Sorokin et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Chitinispirillum alkaliphilum Sorokin et al. 2016.
Etymology: N.L. n. chitinum, chitin; Gr. n. spira, spiral; N.L. neut. n. Spirillum, a small spiral. N.L. neut. n. Chitinispirillum, a spirillum utilizing chitin as substrate.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 2463-2466.
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Effective publication: SOROKIN, D. Y., RAKITIN, A. L., GUMEROV, V. M., BELETSKY, A. V., SINNINGHE DAMSTÉ, J. S., MARDANOV, A. V., RAVIN, N. V. 2016. Phenotypic and genomic properties of Chitinispirillum alkaliphilum gen. nov., sp. nov., a haloalkaliphilic anaerobic chitinolytic bacterium representing a novel class in the phylum Fibrobacteres. Front. Microbiol. 7, 407.
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Chitinispirillum alkaliphilum Sorokin et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ACht6-1=DSM 24539=UNIQEM U893.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JF304644.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: LDWW00000000.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali, soda ash; N.L. adj. philum (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. adj. alkaliphilum, alkali-loving.
Source: Environmental - saline lake.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 170. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66 (2016), 2463-2466.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: SOROKIN, D. Y., RAKITIN, A. L., GUMEROV, V. M., BELETSKY, A. V., SINNINGHE DAMSTÉ, J. S., MARDANOV, A. V., RAVIN, N. V. 2016. Phenotypic and genomic properties of Chitinispirillum alkaliphilum gen. nov., sp. nov., a haloalkaliphilic anaerobic chitinolytic bacterium representing a novel class in the phylum Fibrobacteres. Front. Microbiol. 7, 407.
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