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Genus Natronobacillus

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").

 

Natronobacillus Sorokin et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Natronobacillus azotifigens Sorokin et al. 2009.
Etymology: N.L. n. natron (arbitrarily derived from the Arabic n. natrun or natron) soda, sodium carbonate; N.L. pref. natrono-, pertaining to soda; L. masc. n. bacillus, a small rod; N.L. masc. n. Natronobacillus, soda-loving rod.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 125. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1-2.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (I.D.), ZADORINA (E.V.), KRAVCHENKO (I.K.), BOULYGINA (E.S.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and SOROKIN (D.Y.): Natronobacillus azotifigens gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic diazotrophic haloalkaliphile from soda-rich habitats. Extremophiles, 2008, 12, 819-827.
Validation List no. 125 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Natronobacillus azotifigens Sorokin et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 24KS-1 = NCCB 100215 = UNIQEM U378.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU143681.
Etymology: N.L. n. azotum (from french noun azote), nitrogen; L. part. adj. figens, fixing, attaching; N.L. part. adj. azotifigens, nitrogen-fixing.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 125. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1-2.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (I.D.), ZADORINA (E.V.), KRAVCHENKO (I.K.), BOULYGINA (E.S.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and SOROKIN (D.Y.): Natronobacillus azotifigens gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic diazotrophic haloalkaliphile from soda-rich habitats. Extremophiles, 2008, 12, 819-827.
Validation List no. 125 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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