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Genus Halomicroarcula

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: 3
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).


 

Halomicroarcula Echigo et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halomicroarcula pellucida Echigo et al. 2013.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals, halos, salt; Gr. adj. mikros, small; L. fem. n. arcula, a box; N.L. fem. n. Halomicroarcula, salt small box.
Reference: ECHIGO, A., MINEGISHI, H., SHIMANE, Y., KAMEKURA, M., ITOH, T. and USAMI, R. 2013. Halomicroarcula pellucida gen. nov., sp. nov., a non-pigmented, transparent-colony-forming, halophilic archaeon isolated from solar salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3556-3562..
Original article in IJSEM Online

Halomicroarcula Echigo et al. 2013 emend. Zhang and Cui 2014.
Reference: ZHANG, W.-J. and CUI, H.-L. 2014. Halomicroarcula limicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern, and emended description of the genus Halomicroarcula. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1747-1751.
Original article.

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Halomicroarcula limicola Zhang and Cui 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YGHS32=CGMCC 1.12129=JCM 18640.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ237128.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. n. limus, mud; L. suff. n. -cola (from L. n. incola), dweller; N.L. masc. or fem. n. limicola, mud-dweller.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: ZHANG, W.-J. and CUI, H.-L. 2014. Halomicroarcula limicola sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern, and emended description of the genus Halomicroarcula. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 1747-1751.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halomicroarcula pellucida Echigo et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BNERC31=JCM 17820=CECT 7537.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AB766179.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. pellucida, transparent, referring to the transparent colonies.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: ECHIGO, A., MINEGISHI, H., SHIMANE, Y., KAMEKURA, M., ITOH, T. and USAMI, R. 2013. Halomicroarcula pellucida gen. nov., sp. nov., a non-pigmented, transparent-colony-forming, halophilic archaeon isolated from solar salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3556-3562.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halomicroarcula salina Zhang and Cui 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YGHS18=CGMCC 1.12128=JCM 18369.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KF582943.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. salina, salted, saline.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: ZHANG, W. J. and CUI, H. L. 2015. Halomicroarcula salina sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1628-1633.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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