Name: Natronolimnobius Itoh et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ N.L. neut. n. natron, arbitrarily derived from the Arabic n. natrum, soda; Gr. n. limnos, lake; Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. masc. n. Natronolimnobius, organism living in a soda lake

Gender: masculine

Type species: Natronolimnobius baerhuensis Itoh et al. 2005

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Itoh T, Yamaguchi T, Zhou P, Takashina T. Natronolimnobius baerhuensis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Natronolimnobius innermongolicus sp. nov., novel haloalkaliphilic archaea isolated from soda lakes in Inner Mongolia, China. Extremophiles 2005; 9:111-116.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 105. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1743-1745.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Natrialbaceae Gupta et al. 2015

Assigned by: Gupta RS, Naushad S, Baker S. Phylogenomic analyses and molecular signatures for the class Halobacteria and its two major clades: a proposal for division of the class Halobacteria into an emended order Halobacteriales and two new orders, Haloferacales ord. nov. and Natrialbales ord. nov., containing the novel families Haloferacaceae fam. nov. and Natrialbaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:1050-1069.

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