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Genus Halobium

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, including synonyms, cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies, including synonyms, cited in this file: 0

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


Halobium Mori et al. 2016, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halobium palmae Mori et al. 2016.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals, halos, salt; Gr. n. bios, life; N.L. neut. n. Halobium, halophilic organism.
Valid publication: MORI, K., NURCAHYANTO, D. A., KAWASAKI, H., LISDIYANTI, P., YOPI and SUZUKI, K. I. 2016. Halobium palmae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a solar saltern. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3799-3804.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halobium palmae Mori et al. 2016, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 2a_47_2=NBRC 111368=InaCC Ar34.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: LC109314.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: L. fem. gen. n. palmae, of a palm tree.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: MORI, K., NURCAHYANTO, D. A., KAWASAKI, H., LISDIYANTI, P., YOPI and SUZUKI, K. I. 2016. Halobium palmae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a solar saltern. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 3799-3804.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halobium salinum Li et al. 2018, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YJ-8-S=CGMCC 1.12553=JCM 30029.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: KC918818.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. salinum, saline..
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: VALIDATION LIST no. 181. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68 (2018), 1411-1417.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: LI, Y., ZHOU, Y., LU, Z. Z. and CUI, H. L. 2018. Halobium salinum sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern. Curr. Microbiol., 75, 6-10.
Effective publication Online

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