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Genus Halovarius

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").

 

Halovarius Mehrshad et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halovarius luteus Mehrshad et al. 2015.
Etymology: Gr. n. halo, salt; L. masc. adj. varius, variable; N.L. masc. n. Halovarius, variably shaped halophile.
Valid publication: MEHRSHAD, M., AMOOZEGAR, M. A., MAKHDOUMI, A., RASOOLI, M., ASADI, B., SCHUMANN, P. and VENTOSA, A. 2015. Halovarius luteus gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from a salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2420-2425.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halovarius luteus Mehrshad et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DA50=IBRC-M 10912=CECT 8510.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KM596804.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. luteus, orange, referring to the orange pigmentation of colonies of the type strain.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: MEHRSHAD, M., AMOOZEGAR, M. A., MAKHDOUMI, A., RASOOLI, M., ASADI, B., SCHUMANN, P. and VENTOSA, A. 2015. Halovarius luteus gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from a salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 2420-2425.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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