Genus Palleronia

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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").

 

Palleronia Martínez-Checa et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Palleronia marisminoris Martínez-Checa et al. 2005.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Palleronia, named in honour of Professor Norberto Palleroni, a pioneer in the use of molecular identification techniques in prokaryote taxonomy.
Reference: MARTÍNEZ-CHECA (F.), QUESADA (E.), MARTÍNEZ-CÁNOVAS (M.J.), LLAMAS (I.) and BÉJAR (V.): Palleronia marisminoris gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, exopolysaccharide-producing bacterium belonging to the 'Alphaproteobacteria', isolated from a saline soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2525-2530.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Palleronia marisminoris Martínez-Checa et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain B33 = CECT 7066 = LMG 22959.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY926462.
Etymology: L. gen. n. maris, of the sea; L. adj. comp. minor, smaller; N.L. gen. n. marisminoris, of the smaller sea, i.e. from el Mar Menor, a shallow area of sea highly sheltered from the Mediterranean sea on the south-eastern coast of Spain, from whence the type strain was isolated.
Reference: MARTÍNEZ-CHECA (F.), QUESADA (E.), MÁRTÍNEZ-CANOVAS (M.J.), LLAMAS (I.) and BÉJAR (V.): Palleronia marisminoris gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, exopolysaccharide-producing bacterium belonging to the 'Alphaproteobacteria', isolated from a saline soil. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 2525-2530.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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