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Genus Luminiphilus

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").

 

Luminiphilus Spring et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Luminiphilus syltensis Spring et al. 2013.
Etymology: L. n. lumen -inis, light; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. n. Luminiphilus, bacterium loving light, referring to the utilization of light for the promotion of growth.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
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Effective publication: SPRING, S., RIEDEL, T., SPRÖER, C., YAN, S., HARDER, J. and FUCHS, B. M. 2013. Taxonomy and evolution of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria: description of Luminiphilus syltensis gen. nov., sp. nov., reclassification of Haliea rubra as Pseudohaliea rubra gen. nov., comb. nov., and emendation of Chromatocurvus halotolerans. BMC Microbiol., 13, 118.
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Luminiphilus syltensis Spring et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Ivo14=NOR5-1B = DSM 22749= JCM 17770.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: ACCY01000000.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. syltensis, of or pertaining to the Sylt island, the region of origin.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 154. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63 (2013), 3931-3934.
Validation List Online
Effective publication: SPRING, S., RIEDEL, T., SPRÖER, C., YAN, S., HARDER, J. and FUCHS, B. M. 2013. Taxonomy and evolution of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria: description of Luminiphilus syltensis gen. nov., sp. nov., reclassification of Haliea rubra as Pseudohaliea rubra gen. nov., comb. nov., and emendation of Chromatocurvus halotolerans. BMC Microbiol., 13, 118.
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