Genus Heliobacillus

Name: Heliobacillus Beer-Romero and Gest 1998

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. n. helios, sun; L. masc. n. bacillus, a small rod; N.L. masc. n. Heliobacillus, sun rod

Gender: masculine

Type species: Heliobacillus mobilis Beer-Romero and Gest 1998

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Beer-Romero P, Gest H. Heliobacillus mobilis, a peritrichously flagellated anoxyphototroph containing bacteriochlorophyll g. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 1987; 41:109-114.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 65. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1998; 48:627.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: Heliobacteriaceae Madigan and Asao 2010

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