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Genus Haloplasma

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).


 

Haloplasma Antunes et al. 2008 (complete authorship reads Antunes, Rainey, da Costa and Huber), gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Haloplasmatales Rainey et al. 2008; type genus of the family ¤ Haloplasmataceae Rainey et al. 2008).
Type species: ¤ Haloplasma contractile Antunes et al. 2008.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; Gr. neut. n. plasma, something formed or molded, a form; N.L. neut. n. Haloplasma, a salt-loving form.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 124. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2471-2472.
Effective publication: ANTUNES (A.), RAINEY (F.A.), WANNER (G.), TABORDA (M.), PÄTZOLD (J.), NOBRE (M.F.), DA COSTA (M.S.) and HUBER (R.): A new lineage of halophilic, wall-less, contractile bacteria from a brine-filled deep of the Red Sea. J. Bacteriol., 2008, 190, 3580-3587.
Validation List no. 124 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Haloplasma contractile Antunes et al. 2008 (complete authorship reads Antunes, Rainey, da Costa and Huber), sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) SSD-17B = DSM 18853 = JCM 14575.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF999972.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. contractile, contractile.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 124. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 2471-2472.
Effective publication: ANTUNES (A.), RAINEY (F.A.), WANNER (G.), TABORDA (M.), PÄTZOLD (J.), NOBRE (M.F.), DA COSTA (M.S.) and HUBER (R.): A new lineage of halophilic, wall-less, contractile bacteria from a brine-filled deep of the Red Sea. J. Bacteriol., 2008, 190, 3580-3587.
Validation List no. 124 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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