Genus Alkalihalobacillus

Name: Alkalihalobacillus Patel and Gupta 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Al.ka.li.ha.lo.ba.cil’lus N.L. neut. n. alkali, alkali, (from Arabic article al the; Arabic n. qaliy ashes of saltwort); Gr. masc. n. hals, halos, salt; N.L. masc. n. bacillus, a small staff or rod and Bacillus, a bacterial genus; N.L. masc. n. Alkalihalobacillus, bacillus living in alkaline and salty conditions

Type species: Alkalihalobacillus alcalophilus (Vedder 1934) Patel and Gupta 2020

Valid publication: Patel S, Gupta RS. A phylogenomic and comparative genomic framework for resolving the polyphyly of the genus Bacillus: Proposal for six new genera of Bacillus species, Peribacillus gen. nov., Cytobacillus gen. nov., Mesobacillus gen. nov., Neobacillus gen. nov., Metabacillus gen. nov. and Alkalihalobacillus gen. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:406-438.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: Bacillaceae Fischer 1895 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Patel S, Gupta RS. A phylogenomic and comparative genomic framework for resolving the polyphyly of the genus Bacillus: Proposal for six new genera of Bacillus species, Peribacillus gen. nov., Cytobacillus gen. nov., Mesobacillus gen. nov., Neobacillus gen. nov., Metabacillus gen. nov. and Alkalihalobacillus gen. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:406-438.

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