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Genus Halovenus

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).


 

Halovenus Makhdoumi-Kakhki et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Halovenus aranensis Makhdoumi-Kakhki et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; L. fem. n. venus, beauty, grace, elegance; N.L. fem. n. Halovenus, a salt-loving beauty, reflecting the attractive appearance of colonies.
Valid publication: MAKHDOUMI-KAKHKI (A.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.) and VENTOSA (A.): Halovenus aranensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from Aran-Bidgol salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1331-1336.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halovenus aranensis Makhdoumi-Kakhki et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EB27 = CGMCC 1.11001 = IBRC-M 10015.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ197980.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. aranensis, of or belonging to Aran-Bidgol salt lake, from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: MAKHDOUMI-KAKHKI (A.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.) and VENTOSA (A.): Halovenus aranensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from Aran-Bidgol salt lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1331-1336.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Halovenus rubra Han et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R28=CGMCC 1.10592=JCM 17269.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HM159605.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: -.
Source: Plant.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 163. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65 (2015), 1105-1111.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: HAN, D., ZHANG, W.-J., CUI, H.-L. and LI, Z.-R. 2015. Halovenus rubra sp. nov., isolated from salted brown alga Laminaria. Curr Microbiol, 70, 91-95.
Effective publication Online

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Halovenus salina Infante-Domínguez et al. 2015, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ASP54=CECT 8749=IBRC-M 10946=JCM 30072.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KJ661744.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. salina, of or belonging to salt.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: INFANTE-DOMÍNGUEZ, C., CORRAL, P., SÁNCHEZ-PORRO, C. and VENTOSA, A. 2015. Halovenus salina sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a saltern. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3016-3023.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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