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Genus Salsuginibacillus

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Salsuginibacillus Carrasco et al. 2007, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Salsuginibacillus kocurii Carrasco et al. 2007.
Etymology: L. n. salsugo -inis, salted water; L. masc. n. bacillus, rod; N.L. masc. n. Salsuginibacillus, a rod living in salted water.
Valid publication: CARRASCO (I.J.), MÁRQUEZ (M.C.), XUE (Y.), MA (Y.), COWAN (D.A.), JONES (B.E.), GRANT (W.D.) and VENTOSA (A.): Salsuginibacillus kocurii gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from soda-lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2381-2386.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Salsuginibacillus halophilus Cao et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) halo-1 = CGMCC 1.7653 = NBRC 104934.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU581835.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. halophilus, salt-loving.
Valid publication: CAO (S.J.), QU (J.H.), YUAN (H.L.) and LI (B.Z.): Salsuginibacillus halophilus sp. nov., a halophilic bacterium isolated from a soda lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1339-1343.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Salsuginibacillus kocurii Carrasco et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CH9d = CCM 7365 = CECT 7154 = CGMCC 1.6287 = DSM 18087.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM492160.
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. kocurii, of Kocur, named for the Czech microbiologist M. Kocur, a pioneer in the study of halophilic micro-organisms.
Valid publication: CARRASCO (I.J.), MÁRQUEZ (M.C.), XUE (Y.), MA (Y.), COWAN (D.A.), JONES (B.E.), GRANT (W.D.) and VENTOSA (A.): Salsuginibacillus kocurii gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from soda-lake sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 2381-2386.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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