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Genus Halonatronum

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).


 

Halonatronum Zhilina et al. 2001, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halonatronum saccharophilum Zhilina et al. 2001.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. neut. n. natron, arbitrarily derived from the Arabic n. natrun or natron soda; N.L. neut. n. Halonatronum, an organism growing with salt and soda.
References: Validation List no. 79. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 263-265. [ZHILINA (T.N.), GARNOVA (E.S.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Halonatronum saccharophilum gen. nov., sp. nov.: a new haloalkaliphilic bacterium of the order Haloanaerobiales from Lake Magadi. Mikrobiologiya, 2001, 70, 77-85 (in Russian). English translation: Microbiology, 2001, 70, 64-72.]
Validation List no. 79 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Halonatronum saccharophilum Zhilina et al. 2001, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Z-7986 = DSM 13868 = UNIQEM 211.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY014858.
Etymology: Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. neut. adj. saccharophilum, sugar-loving.
References: Validation List no. 79. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2001, 51, 263-265. [ZHILINA (T.N.), GARNOVA (E.S.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.) and ZAVARZIN (G.A.): Halonatronum saccharophilum gen. nov., sp. nov.: a new haloalkaliphilic bacterium of the order Haloanaerobiales from Lake Magadi. Mikrobiologiya, 2001, 70, 77-85 (in Russian). English translation: Microbiology, 2001, 70, 64-72.]
Validation List no. 79 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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