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Genus Halocella

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).


 

Halocella Simankova et al. 1994, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halocella cellulosilytica corrig. Simankova et al. 1994.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; L. fem. n. cella, a store-room and in biology a cell; N.L. fem. n. Halocella, salt cell.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 48. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 182-183.
Effective publication: SIMANKOVA (M.V.), CHERNYCH (N.A.), OSIPOV (G.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Halocella cellulolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new obligately anaerobic, halophilic, cellulolytic bacterium. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 385-389.
Validation List no. 48 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Halocella cellulosilytica corrig. Simankova et al. 1994, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-10151 = ATCC 700086= DSM 7362.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X89072.
Etymology: N.L. n. cellulosum, cellulose; N.L. fem. adj. lytica (from Gr. fem. adj. lutikê), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. fem. adj. cellulosilytica, organism which dissolves cellulose.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 48. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1994, 44, 182-183.
Effective publication: SIMANKOVA (M.V.), CHERNYCH (N.A.), OSIPOV (G.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Halocella cellulolytica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new obligately anaerobic, halophilic, cellulolytic bacterium. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1993, 16, 385-389.
Validation List no. 48 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The original spelling of the specific epithet, cellulolytica (sic), has been corrected by Oren 2000.
Reference: OREN (A.): Change of the names Haloanaerobiales, Haloanaerobiaceae and Haloanaerobium to Halanerobiales, Halanaerobiaceae and Halanaerobium, respectively, and further nomenclatural changes within the order Halanaerobiales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2000, 50, 2229-2230.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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