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Genus Natronoflexus

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").

 

Natronoflexus Sorokin et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Natronoflexus pectinivorans Sorokin et al. 2012.
Etymology: N.L. n. natron (arbitrarily derived from the Arabic n. natrun or natron), soda, sodium carbonate; N.L. pref. natro-, pertaining to soda; L. masc. n. flexus, a bending; N.L. masc. n. Natronoflexus, bending/flexible cells living in soda.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 144. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 473-475.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.), PANTELEEVA (A.N.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KAPARULLINA (E.N.) and MUYZER (G.): Natronoflexus pectinivorans gen. nov. sp. nov., an obligately anaerobic and alkaliphilic fermentative member of Bacteroidetes from soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2011, 15, 691-696.
Validation List no. 144 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Natronoflexus pectinivorans Sorokin et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AP1 = DSM 24179 = UNIQEM U807.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: GQ922844.
Etymology: N.L. n. pectinum, pectin; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. pectinivorans, pectin-devouring.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 144. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 473-475.
Effective publication: SOROKIN (D.Y.), PANTELEEVA (A.N.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KAPARULLINA (E.N.) and MUYZER (G.): Natronoflexus pectinivorans gen. nov. sp. nov., an obligately anaerobic and alkaliphilic fermentative member of Bacteroidetes from soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2011, 15, 691-696.
Validation List no. 144 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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