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Genus Halocalculus

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").

 

Halocalculus Minegishi et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halocalculus aciditolerans Minegishi et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals, halos, the sea, salt; L. masc. n. calculus, pebble, gravel; N.L. masc. n. Halocalculus, salt (-requiring), pebble-shaped archaeon.
Valid publication: MINEGISHI, H., ECHIGO, A., KUWAHARA, A., SHIMANE, Y., KAMEKURA, M., ITOH, T., OHKUMA, M. and USAMI, R. 2015. Halocalculus aciditolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., an acid-tolerant haloarchaeon isolated from commercial salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1640-1645.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halocalculus aciditolerans Minegishi et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MH2-243-1=JCM 19596=KCTC 4149.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB844670.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum (from L. adj. acidus, sour), an acid; L. part. adj. tolerans, tolerating; N.L. part. adj. aciditolerans, acid-tolerating.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: MINEGISHI, H., ECHIGO, A., KUWAHARA, A., SHIMANE, Y., KAMEKURA, M., ITOH, T., OHKUMA, M. and USAMI, R. 2015. Halocalculus aciditolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., an acid-tolerant haloarchaeon isolated from commercial salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1640-1645.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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