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Genus Roseisalinus

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").

 

Roseisalinus Labrenz et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Roseisalinus antarcticus Labrenz et al. 2005.
Recommended three-letter abbreviation: Ris. (see the file ¤ "Three-letter code for abbreviations of generic names").
Etymology: L. adj. roseus, rose-coloured; L. adj. salinus, saline; N.L. masc. n. Roseisalinus, the rose-coloured bacterium depending on ions.
Valid publication: LABRENZ (M.), LAWSON (P.A.), TINDALL (B.J.), COLLINS (M.D.) and HIRSCH (P.): Roseisalinus antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel aerobic bacteriochlorophyll α-producing α-proteobacterium isolated from hypersaline Ekho Lake, Antarctica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 41-47.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Roseisalinus antarcticus Labrenz et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EL-88 = DSM 11466 = CECT 7023.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ605747.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. antarcticus, southern, and by extension pertaining to Antarctic.
Valid publication: LABRENZ (M.), LAWSON (P.A.), TINDALL (B.J.), COLLINS (M.D.) and HIRSCH (P.): Roseisalinus antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel aerobic bacteriochlorophyll α-producing α-proteobacterium isolated from hypersaline Ekho Lake, Antarctica. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 41-47.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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