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Genus Limibacillus

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").

 

Limibacillus Kim et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Limibacillus halophilus Kim et al. 2015.
Etymology: L. masc. n. limus, mud; L. masc. n. bacillus rod; N.L. masc. n. Limibacillus, a rod-shaped bacterium from mud, referring to the typical habitat of the family and isolation of the type strain from coastal soil.
Valid publication: KIM, J. H., KONKIT, M., YOON, J. H. and KIM, W. 2015. Limibacillus halophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium in the family Rhodospirillaceae isolated from reclaimed land. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3155-3161.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Limibacillus halophilus Kim et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CAU 1121=KCTC 42420=CECT 8803=NBRC 110928.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KP233090.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; Gr. adj. philos, friendly, loving; N.L. masc. adj. halophilus, salt loving, referring to the requirement for salt.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: KIM, J. H., KONKIT, M., YOON, J. H. and KIM, W. 2015. Limibacillus halophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium in the family Rhodospirillaceae isolated from reclaimed land. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 3155-3161.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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