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Genus Geoalkalibacter

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").

 

Geoalkalibacter Zavarzina et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus Zavarzina et al. 2007.
Etymology: Gr. n. ge, earth; Arabic article al, the; Arabic n. qaliy, ashes of saltwort; N.L. n. alkali, alkali; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Geoalkalibacter, a rod from alkaline earth.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 115. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 893-897.
Effective publication: ZAVARZINA (D.G.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), BOULYGINA (E.S.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus gen. nov. sp. nov., the first alkaliphilic representative of the family Geobacteraceae, isolated from a soda lake. Microbiology, 2006, 75, 673-682 (Original Russian text published in Mikrobiologiya, 2006 75, 775-785).
Validation List no. 115 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Geoalkalibacter Zavarzina et al. 2007 emend. Greene et al. 2009.
Type species: ¤ Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus Zavarzina et al. 2007.
Etymology: Gr. n. ge, earth; Arabic article al, the; Arabic n. qaliy, ashes of saltwort; N.L. n. alkali, alkali; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Geoalkalibacter, a rod from alkaline earth.
Reference: GREENE (A.C.), PATEL (B.K.C.) and YACOB (S.): Geoalkalibacter subterraneus sp. nov., an anaerobic Fe(III)- and Mn(IV)-reducing bacterium from a petroleum reservoir, and emended descriptions of the family Desulfuromonadaceae and the genus Geoalkalibacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 781-785.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus Zavarzina et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-0531 = DSM 17813 = VKM B-2401.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ309326.
Etymology: N.L. n. ferrihydritum, ferrihydrite; L. suff. -icus -a -um, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. masc. adj. ferrihydriticus, pertaining to ferrihydrite, weakly crystalline iron hydroxyde, which is reduced by the species.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 115. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 893-897.
Effective publication: ZAVARZINA (D.G.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), BOULYGINA (E.S.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus gen. nov. sp. nov., the first alkaliphilic representative of the family Geobacteraceae, isolated from a soda lake. Microbiology, 2006, 75, 673-682 (Original Russian text published in Mikrobiologiya, 2006 75, 775-785).
Validation List no. 115 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Geoalkalibacter subterraneus Greene et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Red1 = JCM 15104 = KCTC 5626.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU182247.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. subterraneus, underground, subterranean.
Valid publication: GREENE (A.C.), PATEL (B.K.C.) and YACOB (S.): Geoalkalibacter subterraneus sp. nov., an anaerobic Fe(III)- and Mn(IV)-reducing bacterium from a petroleum reservoir, and emended descriptions of the family Desulfuromonadaceae and the genus Geoalkalibacter. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 781-785.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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