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Genus Thalassobacillus

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: 4
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).


 

Thalassobacillus García et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thalassobacillus devorans García et al. 2005.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. thalassa, sea; L. masc. n. bacillus, rod; N.L. masc. n. Thalassobacillus, rod from the sea.
Valid publication: GARCÍA (M.T.), GALLEGO (V.), VENTOSA (A.) and MELLADO (E.): Thalassobacillus devorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, phenol-degrading, Gram-positive bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1789-1795.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thalassobacillus cyri Sánchez-Porro et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) HS286 = CCM 7597 = JCM 15722.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FM864226.
Etymology: L. masc. gen. n. cyri, of Cyrus, named after Cyrus, the first king of Persia, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: SANCHEZ-PORRO (C.), AMOOZEGAR (M.A.), ROHBAN (R.), HAJIGHASEMI (M.) and VENTOSA (A.): Thalassobacillus cyri sp. nov., a moderately halophilic Gram-positive bacterium from a hypersaline lake. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2565-2570.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thalassobacillus devorans García et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) G-19.1 = CCM 7282 = CECT 7046 = DSM 16966.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ717299.
Etymology: L. part. adj. devorans, devouring (organic compounds).
Valid publication: GARCÍA (M.T.), GALLEGO (V.), VENTOSA (A.) and MELLADO (E.): Thalassobacillus devorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, phenol-degrading, Gram-positive bacterium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1789-1795.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thalassobacillus hwangdonensis Lee et al. 2010, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AD-1 = CCUG 56607 = KCTC 13254.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU817571.
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. hwangdonensis, of or pertaining to Hwangdo, the Korean island from where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: LEE (S.Y.), OH (T.K.) and YOON (J.H.): Thalassobacillus hwangdonensis sp. nov., isolated from a tidal flat sediment. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2108-2112.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thalassobacillus pellis Sánchez-Porro et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 18OM = 18 OM = CECT 7566 = DSM 22784 = JCM 16412.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN690978.
Etymology: L. n. pellisis, hide, tanned hide, leather; L. gen. n. pellis, of/from hide, tanned hide, leather, isolated from salted hides that are used in the leather industry.
Valid publication: SÁNCHEZ-PORRO (C.), YILMAZ (P.), DE LA HABA (R.R.), BIRBIR (M.) and VENTOSA (A.): Thalassobacillus pellis sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, Gram-positive bacterium isolated from salted hides. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1206-1210.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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