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Genus Haloechinothrix

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").

 

Haloechinothrix Tang et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Haloechinothrix alba Tang et al. 2010.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; Gr. n. ekhinos, hedgehog; Gr. fem. n. thrix, hair; N.L. fem. n. Haloechinothrix, halophilic, hedgehog-like filament, referring to halophilic filamentous actinomycetes with spiny aerial mycelium.
Valid publication: TANG (S.K.), WANG (Y.), ZHANG (H.), LEE (J.C.), LOU (K.), KIM (C.J.) and LI (W.J.): Haloechinothrix alba gen. nov., sp. nov., a halophilic, filamentous actinomycete of the suborder Pseudonocardineae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2154-2158.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Haloechinothrix alba Tang et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM 93221 = CCTCC AB 208140 = DSM 45207.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GQ366705.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. alba, white.
Valid publication: TANG (S.K.), WANG (Y.), ZHANG (H.), LEE (J.C.), LOU (K.), KIM (C.J.) and LI (W.J.): Haloechinothrix alba gen. nov., sp. nov., a halophilic, filamentous actinomycete of the suborder Pseudonocardineae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2154-2158.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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