Genus Maritimibacter

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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").

 

Maritimibacter Lee et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Maritimibacter alkaliphilus Lee et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. adj. maritimus, of the sea; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod, bacterium; N.L. masc. n. Maritimibacter, a rod-shaped bacterium of the sea.
Reference: LEE (K.), CHOO (Y.J.), GIOVANNONI (S.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Maritimibacter alkaliphilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a genome-sequenced marine bacterium of the Roseobacter clade in the order Rhodobacterales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1653-1658.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Maritimibacter alkaliphilus Lee et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain HTCC2654 = KCCM 42376 = NBRC 102057.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ915443.
Etymology: N.L. n. alkali (from the Arabic word al-qaliy), the ashes of saltwort; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. alkaliphilus, loving alkaline conditions.
Reference: LEE (K.), CHOO (Y.J.), GIOVANNONI (S.J.) and CHO (J.C.): Maritimibacter alkaliphilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a genome-sequenced marine bacterium of the Roseobacter clade in the order Rhodobacterales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1653-1658.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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