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Genus Litoribacter

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Litoribacter Tian et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Litoribacter ruber Tian et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. n. litus -oris, shore, beach, strand; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Litoribacter, rod from the shore.
Valid publication: TIAN (S.P.), WANG (Y.X.), HU (B.), ZHANG (X.X.), XIAO (W.), CHEN (Y.), LAI (Y.H.), WEN (M.L.) and CUI (X.L.): Litoribacter ruber gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic, halotolerant bacterium isolated from a soda lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2996-3001.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Litoribacter alkaliphilus Subhash et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JC166=KCTC 32217=LMG 27256.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE996966.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali, soda ash; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. alkaliphilus, loving alkaline conditions.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: SUBHASH, Y., TUSHAR, L., SASIKALA, CH. and RAMANA CH., V. 2013. Mongoliicoccus alkaliphilus sp. nov. and Litoribacter alkaliphilus sp. nov. isolated from salt pans. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3457-3462.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Litoribacter ruber Tian et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YIM CH208 = ACCC 05414 = KCTC 22899.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GU254164.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. ruber, red.
Valid publication: TIAN (S.P.), WANG (Y.X.), HU (B.), ZHANG (X.X.), XIAO (W.), CHEN (Y.), LAI (Y.H.), WEN (M.L.) and CUI (X.L.): Litoribacter ruber gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic, halotolerant bacterium isolated from a soda lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2996-3001.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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