Name: Haloactinomyces Lai et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ces. Gr. masc. n. hals (gen. halos), salt; Gr. fem. n. aktis (gen. aktînos), a ray; Gr. masc. n. mykês, fungus; N.L. masc. n. Haloactinomyces, salt-loving ray fungus, referring to a halophilic actinomycete

Gender: masculine (stem: Haloactinomycet-)

Type species: Haloactinomyces albus Lai et al. 2017

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Lai H, Jiang Y, Chen X, Li Q, Jiang C, Jiang Y, Wei X. Haloactinomyces albus gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from the Dead Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1163-1168.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 67, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:2495-2498.

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: Pseudonocardiaceae Embley et al. 1989

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard

Record number: 515749
This LPSN page was printed on 2023-04-02 11:43:52