Genus Halospirulina

Name: Halospirulina Nübel et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’na. Gr. masc. n. hals (gen. halos), salt; N.L. fem. dim. n. Spirulina, a small coil; N.L. fem. dim. n. Halospirulina, salt-tolerant small coil

Gender: feminine (stem: Halospirulin-)

Type species: Halospirulina tapeticola Nübel et al. 2000

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Nubel U, Garcia-Pichel F, Muyzer G. The halotolerance and phylogeny of cyanobacteria with tightly coiled trichomes (Spirulina Turpin) and the description of Halospirulina tapeticola gen. nov., sp. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1265-1277.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1419-1420.

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: Spirulinaceae (Gomont 1892) Hoffmann et al. 2005

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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