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Genus Heliobacillus

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).


 

Heliobacillus Beer-Romero and Gest 1998, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Heliobacillus mobilis Beer-Romero and Gest 1998.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Hba. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Etymology: Gr. n. helios, sun; L. dim. n. bacillus, a small rod; N.L. masc. n. Heliobacillus, sun rod.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 65. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 627.
Effective publication: BEER-ROMERO (P.) and GEST (H.): Heliobacillus mobilis, a peritrichously flagellated anoxyphototroph containing bacteriochlorophyll g. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 1987, 41, 109-114.
Validation List no. 65 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Heliobacillus mobilis Beer-Romero and Gest 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 6 = ATCC 43427= DSM 6151.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB100835.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. mobilis, movable, moving, named for its rapid motility.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 65. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 627.
Effective publication: BEER-ROMERO (P.) and GEST (H.): Heliobacillus mobilis, a peritrichously flagellated anoxyphototroph containing bacteriochlorophyll g. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 1987, 41, 109-114.
Validation List no. 65 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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