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Genus Nitritalea

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").

 

Nitritalea Anil Kumar et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Nitritalea halalkaliphila Anil Kumar et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. n. nitrum, natural soda; L. fem. n. talea, a rod, a stick; N.L. fem. n. Nitritalea, a rod or stick from natural soda, referring to the isolation of the first strain from a soda lake.
Valid publication: ANIL KUMAR (P.), SRINIVAS (T.N.R.), PAVAN KUMAR (P.), MADHU (S.)  and SHIVAJI (S.): Nitritalea halalkaliphila gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic bacterium of the family 'Cyclobacteriaceae', phylum Bacteroidetes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2320-2325.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Nitritalea Anil Kumar et al. 2010 emend. Anil Kumar et al. 2012.
Type species: ¤ Nitritalea halalkaliphila Anil Kumar et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. n. nitrum, natural soda; L. fem. n. talea, a rod, a stick; N.L. fem. n. Nitritalea, a rod or stick from natural soda, referring to the isolation of the first strain from a soda lake.
Reference: ANIL KUMAR (P.), SRINIVAS (T.N.R.), MADHU (S.), SRAVAN (R.), SINGH (S.), NAQVI (S.W.A.), MAYILRAJ (S.) and SHIVAJI (S.): Cecembia lonarensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a haloalkalitolerant bacterium of the family Cyclobacteriaceae, isolated from a haloalkaline lake and emended descriptions of the genera Indibacter, Nitritalea and Belliella. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 2252-2258.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Nitritalea halalkaliphila Anil Kumar et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) LW7 = CCUG 57665 = JCM 15946 = NCCB 100279.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM991866.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. n. alkali, alkali; N.L. fem. adj. phila (from Gr. fem. adj. philê) friendly to, loving; N.L. fem. adj. halalkaliphila, loving salt and alkaline conditions.
Valid publication: ANIL KUMAR (P.), SRINIVAS (T.N.R.), PAVAN KUMAR (P.), MADHU (S.)  and SHIVAJI (S.): Nitritalea halalkaliphila gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkaliphilic bacterium of the family 'Cyclobacteriaceae', phylum Bacteroidetes. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2320-2325.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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