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Genus Filobacillus

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).


 

Filobacillus Schlesner et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Filobacillus milosensis corrig. Schlesner et al. 2001.
Etymology: L. neut. n. filum, thread; L. masc. n. bacillus, rod; N.L. masc. n. Filobacillus, a thread-like rod.
Valid publication: SCHLESNER (H.), LAWSON (P.A.), COLLINS (M.D.), WEISS (N.), WEHMEYER (U.), VÖLKER (H.) and THOMM (M.): Filobacillus milensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new halophilic spore-forming bacterium with Orn-D-Glu-type peptidoglycan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 425-431.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Filobacillus milosensis corrig. Schlesner et al. 2001, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SH 714 = ATCC 700960= CIP 107088 = DSM 13259 = JCM 12288.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ238042.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. milosensis, from the island Milos, Greece, where the organism was isolated.
Valid publication: SCHLESNER (H.), LAWSON (P.A.), COLLINS (M.D.), WEISS (N.), WEHMEYER (U.), VÖLKER (H.) and THOMM (M.): Filobacillus milensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new halophilic spore-forming bacterium with Orn-D-Glu-type peptidoglycan. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 425-431.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Notes:
1 The original spelling of the specific epithet milensis (sic), has been corrected by the List Editor, IJSEM.
Reference: LIST EDITOR, IJSEM: Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 2, of the IJSEM. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 795-796.
Notification List in IJSEM Online
2 The specific epithet milosensis [milensis (sic)] is a Neo Latin adjective not a Neo Latin noun in the genitive case as cited by Schlesner et al. 2001.

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