Name: "Francisella salina" Challacombe et al. 2017

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: sa.li’na. N.L. fem. adj. salina, salty, referring to the original isolation of the type strain, TX07-7308, from brackish seawater and seaweed off the Gulf coast of Galveston, TX, USA, in 2007

Gender: feminine

Type strain: TX07-7308

Original publication: Challacombe JF, Petersen JM, Gallegos-Graves V, Hodge D, Pillai S, Kuske CR. Whole-Genome Relationships among Francisella Bacteria of Diverse Origins Define New Species and Provide Specific Regions for Detection. Appl Environ Microbiol 2017; 83:0.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Parent taxon: Francisella Dorofeev 1947 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Challacombe JF, Petersen JM, Gallegos-Graves V, Hodge D, Pillai S, Kuske CR. Whole-Genome Relationships among Francisella Bacteria of Diverse Origins Define New Species and Provide Specific Regions for Detection. Appl Environ Microbiol 2017; 83:0.

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Record number: 1542