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Genus Halopenitus

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).


 

Halopenitus Amoozegar et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halopenitus persicus Amoozegar et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; L. masc. adj. penitus, inner, interior; N.L. masc. n. Halopenitus, intended to mean an archaeon isolated from an inland salt lake.
Valid publication: AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), MAKHDOUMI-KAKHKI (A.), SHAHZADEH FAZELI (S.A.), AZARBAIJANI (R.) and VENTOSA (A.): Halopenitus persicus gen. nov., sp. nov., an archaeon from an inland salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1932-1936.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halopenitus malekzadehii Amoozegar et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CC65=IBRC-M 10418=KCTC 4045.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KC018183.
Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. malekzadehii, of Malekzadeh, named after Fereydoon Malekzadeh, a pioneer of microbiological science in Iran, who passed away in September 2012.
Source: Environmental - freshwater.
Reference: AMOOZEGAR, M. A., MAKHDOUMI-KAKHKI, A., MEHRSHAD, M., FAZELI, S. A. and VENTOSA, A. 2013. Halopenitus malekzadehii sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3232-3236.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halopenitus persicus Amoozegar et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DC30 = IBRC 10041 = KCTC 4046.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: JF979130.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. persicus, of Persia, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), MAKHDOUMI-KAKHKI (A.), SHAHZADEH FAZELI (S.A.), AZARBAIJANI (R.) and VENTOSA (A.): Halopenitus persicus gen. nov., sp. nov., an archaeon from an inland salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1932-1936.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halopenitus salinus Han et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SKJ47=CGMCC 1.12229=JCM 18641.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ937363.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: -.
Source: Plant.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 161. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 1-4.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: HAN, D., CUI, H. L. and LI, Z. R. 2014. Halopenitus salinus sp. nov., isolated from the brine of salted brown alga Laminaria. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 106, 743-749.
Effective publication Online

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