Species Bacillus boroniphilus

Name: Bacillus boroniphilus Ahmed et al. 2007

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: bo.ro.ni’phi.lus N.L. n. boron -onis, boron; Gr. masc. adj. philos, loving; N.L. masc. adj. boroniphilus, boron-loving

Gender: masculine

Type strains: ATCC BAA-1204; DSM 17376; IAM 15287; JCM 21738; T-15Z

16S rRNA gene: AB198719 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Ahmed I, Yokota A, Fujiwara T. A novel highly boron tolerant bacterium, Bacillus boroniphilus sp. nov., isolated from soil, that requires boron for its growth. Extremophiles 2007; 11:217-224.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 115. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:893-897.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Mesobacillus boroniphilus (Ahmed et al. 2007) Patel and Gupta 2020

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Bacillus Cohn 1872 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Ahmed I, Yokota A, Fujiwara T. A novel highly boron tolerant bacterium, Bacillus boroniphilus sp. nov., isolated from soil, that requires boron for its growth. Extremophiles 2007; 11:217-224.

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