Name: Alkalibacter Garnova et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Arabic article al, the; Arabic masc. n. qaly, ashes of saltwort; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Alkalibacter, alkaliphilic rod-shaped cells

Gender: masculine

Type species: Alkalibacter saccharofermentans Garnova et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Garnova ES, Zhilina TN, Tourova TP, Kostrikina NA, Zavarzin GA. Anaerobic, alkaliphilic, saccharolytic bacterium Alkalibacter saccharofermentans gen. nov., sp. nov. from a soda lake in the Transbaikal region of Russia. Extremophiles 2004; 8:309-316.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 103. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:983-985.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Eubacteriaceae Ludwig et al. 2010

Assigned by: Ludwig W, Schleifer K-H, Whitman WB. Family II. Eubacteriaceae fam. nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity GM, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, K.-H. S, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 3 (The Firmicutes), Springer, New York, 2009, p. 865.

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