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Genus Halobacteriovorax

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").

 

Halobacteriovorax Koval et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halobacteriovorax marinus Koval et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals, halos, salt; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; L. adj. vorax, devouring, ravenous, voracious; N.L. masc. n. Halobacteriovorax, devourer of bacteria in saltwater environments.
Valid publication: KOVAL, S. F., WILLIAMS, H. N. and STINE, O. C. 2015. Reclassification of Bacteriovorax marinus as Halobacteriovorax marinus gen. nov., comb. nov. and Bacteriovorax litoralis as Halobacteriovorax litoralis comb. nov.; description of Halobacteriovoraceae fam. nov. in the class Deltaproteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 593-597
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halobacteriovorax litoralis Koval et al. 2015, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JS5=ATCC BAA-684=DSM 15409.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AF084859.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. litoralis, pertaining to the coast.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: KOVAL, S. F., WILLIAMS, H. N. and STINE, O. C. 2015. Reclassification of Bacteriovorax marinus as Halobacteriovorax marinus gen. nov., comb. nov. and Bacteriovorax litoralis as Halobacteriovorax litoralis comb. nov.; description of Halobacteriovoraceae fam. nov. in the class Deltaproteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 593-597
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halobacteriovorax marinus Koval et al. 2015, comb. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SJ=ATCC BAA-682=DSM 15412.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AF084854.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. marinus, of the sea, marine.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: KOVAL, S. F., WILLIAMS, H. N. and STINE, O. C. 2015. Reclassification of Bacteriovorax marinus as Halobacteriovorax marinus gen. nov., comb. nov. and Bacteriovorax litoralis as Halobacteriovorax litoralis comb. nov.; description of Halobacteriovoraceae fam. nov. in the class Deltaproteobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 593-597
Original article in IJSEM Online

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