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Genus Natronoarchaeum

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Natronoarchaeum Shimane et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Natronoarchaeum mannanilyticum Shimane et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. n. natron (arbitrarily derived from Arabic n. natrun or natron), soda, sodium carbonate; N.L. pref. natrono-, pertaining to soda; N.L. neut. n. archaeum (from Gr. adj. archaios -ê -on, ancient), archaeon; N.L. neut. n. Natronoarchaeum, the soda archaeon.
Valid publication: SHIMANE (Y.), HATADA (Y.), MINEGISHI (H.), MIZUKI (T.), ECHIGO (A.), MIYAZAKI (M.), OHTA (Y.), USAMI (R.), GRANT (W.D.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Natronoarchaeum mannanilyticum gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from commercial salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2529-2534.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronoarchaeum mannanilyticum Shimane et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) YSM-123 = CECT 7565 = JCM 16328.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB501361 (strain YSM-123, rrnA), and AB501360 (strain YSM-123, rrnB).
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. mannanum, mannan; N.L. neut. adj. lyticum (from Gr. neut. adj. lutikon), able to loosen, able to dissolve; N.L. neut. adj. mannanilyticum, mannan-dissolving.
Valid publication: SHIMANE (Y.), HATADA (Y.), MINEGISHI (H.), MIZUKI (T.), ECHIGO (A.), MIYAZAKI (M.), OHTA (Y.), USAMI (R.), GRANT (W.D.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Natronoarchaeum mannanilyticum gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from commercial salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2529-2534.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronoarchaeum philippinense Shimane et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 294-194-5 = CECT 7630 = JCM 16593.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB457580 (rrnA), AB533256 (rrnB).
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. philippinense, of or pertaining to the Philippines.
Valid publication: SHIMANE (Y.), NAGAOKA (S.), MINEGISHI (H.), KAMEKURA (M.), ECHIGO (A.), HATADA (Y.), ITO (T.) and USAMI (R.): Natronoarchaeum philippinense sp. nov., a haloarchaeon isolated from commercial solar salt. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 920-924.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronoarchaeum rubrum Qiu et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GX48=CGMCC 1.10388=JCM 17119.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JF421970.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: N/A.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. rubrum, red.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: QIU, X.-X., ZHAO, M.-L. and CUI, H.-L. 2014. Natronoarchaeum rubrum sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern, and emended description of the genus Natronoarchaeum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 952-956.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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