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Genus Tenuibacillus

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Tenuibacillus Ren and Zhou 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tenuibacillus multivorans Ren and Zhou 2005.
Etymology: L. adj. tenuis, slender, fine, thin; L. masc. n. bacillus, a small staff, a wand; N.L. masc. n. Tenuibacillus, a slender rod.
Valid publication: REN (P.G.) and ZHOU (P.J.): Tenuibacillus multivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium isolated from saline soil in Xin-Jiang, China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 95-99.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tenuibacillus multivorans Ren and Zhou 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 28-1 = AS 1.3442 = NBRC 100370.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY319933.
Etymology: L. adj. multus, many; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. multivorans, devouring numerous kinds of substrates.
Valid publication: REN (P.G.) and ZHOU (P.J.): Tenuibacillus multivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium isolated from saline soil in Xin-Jiang, China. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 95-99.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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