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Genus Thioalkalibacter

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").

 

Thioalkalibacter Banciu et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thioalkalibacter halophilus Banciu et al. 2009
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; N.L. n. alkali (from Arabic al-qalyi, the ashes of saltwort), soda ash; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; Thioalkalibacter, rod-shaped bacterium that loves alkaline conditions and utilizes sulfur compounds.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 127. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 923-925 [BANCIU (H.L.), SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), GALINSKI (E.A.), MUNTYAN (M.S.), KUENEN (J.G.) and MUYZER (G.): Influence of salts and pH on growth and activity of a novel facultatively alkaliphilic, extremely salt-tolerant, obligately chemolithoautotrophic sufur-oxidizing Gammaproteobacterium Thioalkalibacter halophilus gen. nov., sp. nov. from South-Western Siberian soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2008, 12, 391-404.]
Validation List no. 127 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thioalkalibacter halophilus Banciu et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: strain ALCO 1 = DSM 19224 = NCCB 100269 = UNIQEM U263.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU124668.
Etymology: Gr. n. hals halos, salt; N.L. masc. adj. philus (from Gr. masc. adj. philos), friend, loving; N.L. masc. adj. halophilus, salt-loving.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 127. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 923-925 [BANCIU (H.L.), SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), GALINSKI (E.A.), MUNTYAN (M.S.), KUENEN (J.G.) and MUYZER (G.): Influence of salts and pH on growth and activity of a novel facultatively alkaliphilic, extremely salt-tolerant, obligately chemolithoautotrophic sufur-oxidizing Gammaproteobacterium Thioalkalibacter halophilus gen. nov., sp. nov. from South-Western Siberian soda lakes. Extremophiles, 2008, 12, 391-404.]
Validation List no. 127 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The culture collection accession number NCCB 100269 has been provided on request for validation.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 127 (footnote ##). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 923-925.
Validation List no. 127 in IJSEM Online

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