Genus Lysinibacillus

Name: Lysinibacillus Ahmed et al. 2007

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’lus N.L. n. lysinum, lysine; L. masc. n. bacillus, a small staff or rod; N.L. masc. n. Lysinibacillus, lysine bacillus, referring to the presence of the Lys-Asp type of peptidoglycan in the cell wall

Gender: masculine

Type species: Lysinibacillus boronitolerans Ahmed et al. 2007

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Ahmed I, Yokota A, Yamazoe A, Fujiwara T. Proposal of Lysinibacillus boronitolerans gen. nov. sp. nov., and transfer of Bacillus fusiformis to Lysinibacillus fusiformis comb. nov. and Bacillus sphaericus to Lysinibacillus sphaericus comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:1117-1125.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 57, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:1675-1676.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 20
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 29
Total number of child taxa: 36

Parent taxon: Bacillaceae Fischer 1895 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Zhao F, Feng Y, Chen R, Zhang J, Lin X. Lysinibacillus alkaliphilus sp. nov., an extremely alkaliphilic bacterium, and emended description of genus Lysinibacillus. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2426-2431.

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