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Genus Natronorubrum

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: 6
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).


 

Natronorubrum Xu et al. 1999, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Natronorubrum bangense Xu et al. 1999.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Nrr. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
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. neut. adj. rubrum, red; N.L. neut. n. Natronorubrum, the red of soda.
Valid publication: XU (Y.), ZHOU (P.) and TIAN (X.): Characterization of two novel haloalkaliphilic archaea, Natronorubrum bangense gen. nov., sp. nov. and Natronorubrum tibetense gen. nov., sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 261-266.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Natronorubrum Xu et al. 1999 emend. Cui et al. 2006.
Type species: ¤ Natronorubrum bangense Xu et al. 1999.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Nrr. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
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. neut. adj. rubrum, red; N.L. neut. n. Natronorubrum, the red of soda.
Reference: CUI (H.L.), TOHTY (D.), FENG (J.), ZHOU (P.J.) and LIU (S.J.): Natronorubrum aibiense sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from Aibi salt lake in Xin-Jiang, China, and emended description of the genus Natronorubrum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1515-1517.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Natronorubrum Xu et al. 1999 emend. Oren et al. 2009.
Type species: ¤ Natronorubrum bangense Xu et al. 1999.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Nrr. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
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. neut. adj. rubrum, red; N.L. neut. n. Natronorubrum, the red of soda.
Reference: OREN (A.), ARAHAL (D.R.) and VENTOSA (A.): Emended descriptions of genera of the family Halobacteriaceae. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 637-642.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronorubrum aibiense Cui et al. 2006, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 7-3 = CGMCC 1.4299 = JCM 13488.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ205516.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. aibiense, pertaining to Aibi salt lake, China.
Valid publication: CUI (H.L.), TOHTY (D.), FENG (J.), ZHOU (P.J.) and LIU (S.J.): Natronorubrum aibiense sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from Aibi salt lake in Xin-Jiang, China, and emended description of the genus Natronorubrum. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 1515-1517.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronorubrum bangense Xu et al. 1999, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) A33 = AS 1.1984 (AS: Academia Sinica, China General Microbiological Culture Collection Centre, Zhong-guancum, Beijing 100080, China) = CIP 107015 = JCM 10635.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: Y14028.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. bangense, pertaining to Bange, China.
Valid publication: XU (Y.), ZHOU (P.) and TIAN (X.): Characterization of two novel haloalkaliphilic archaea, Natronorubrum bangense gen. nov., sp. nov. and Natronorubrum tibetense gen. nov., sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 261-266.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronorubrum sediminis Gutiérrez et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CG-6 = CECT 7487 = CGMCC 1.8981 = JCM 15982.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN376859.
Etymology: L. n. sedimen -inis, sediment; L. gen. n. sediminis, of a sediment.
Valid publication: GUTIÉRREZ (M.C.), CASTILLO (A.M.), CORRAL (P.), MINEGISHI (H.) and VENTOSA (A.): Natronorubrum sediminis sp. nov., an archaeon isolated from a saline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1802-1806.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronorubrum sulfidifaciens Cui et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AD2 = CGMCC 1.6307 = JCM 14089.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ535889.
Etymology: N.L. n. sulfidum, sulfide; L. part. adj. faciens, making, producing; N.L. part. adj. sulfidifaciens, sulfide-producing.
Valid publication: CUI (H.L.), TOHTY (D.), LIU (H.C.), LIU (S.J.), OREN (A.) and ZHOU (P.J.): Natronorubrum sulfidifaciens sp. nov., an extremely haloalkaliphilic archaeon isolated from Aiding salt lake in Xin-Jiang, China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 738-740.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Natronorubrum texcoconense Ruiz-Romero et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B4 = CECT 8067 = JCM 17497.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HQ456225.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. texcoconense, of or belonging to Texcoco.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 151. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1577-1580.
Effective publication: RUIZ-ROMERO (E.), VALENZUELA-ENCINAS (C.), LÓPEZ-RAMÍREZ (M.P.), DE LOS ANGELES COUTIÑO-COUTIÑO (M.), MARSCH (R.) and DENDOOVEN (L.): Natronorubrum texcoconense sp. nov., a haloalkaliphilic archaeon isolated from soil of the former lake Texcoco (Mexico). Arch. Microbiol., 2013, 195, 145-151.
Validation List no. 151 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Natronorubrum tibetense Xu et al. 1999, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) GA33 = AS 1.2123 (AS: Academia Sinica, China General Microbiological Culture Collection Centre, Zhong-guancum, Beijing 100080, China) = CIP 107016 = JCM 10636.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB005656.
Etymology: N.L. neut. adj. tibetense, pertaining Tibet
Reference: XU (Y.), ZHOU (P.) and TIAN (X.): Characterization of two novel haloalkaliphilic archaea, Natronorubrum bangense gen. nov., sp. nov. and Natronorubrum tibetense gen. nov., sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1999, 49, 261-266.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: According to Minegishi et al., Natronorubrum tibetense might represent a new genus.
Reference: MINEGISHI (H.), KAMEKURA (M.), ITOH (T.), ECHIGO (A.), USAMI (R.) AND HASHIMOTO (T.): Further refinement of the phylogeny of the Halobacteriaceae based on the full-length RNA polymerase subunit B’ (rpoB’) gene. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2398-2408.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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