Name: Rhodospirillum salinarum Nissen and Dundas 1985

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: sa.li.na’rum L. gen. fem. n. salinae, saltpits, saltworks; N.L. gen. fem. pl. n. salinarum, of saltworks

Gender: neuter

Type strains: ATCC 35394; DSM 9154

16S rRNA gene: D14432 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Nissen H, Dundas ID. Rhodospirillum salinarum sp. nov., a halophilic photosynthetic bacterium isolated from a Portuguese saltern. Arch. Microbiol. 1984; 138:251-256.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 17. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:223-225.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Rhodovibrio salinarum (Nissen and Dundas 1985) Imhoff et al. 1998

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Rhodospirillum Molisch 1907 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Nissen H, Dundas ID. Rhodospirillum salinarum sp. nov., a halophilic photosynthetic bacterium isolated from a Portuguese saltern. Arch. Microbiol. 1984; 138:251-256.

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