Name: Spirochaeta halophila Greenberg and Canale-Parola 1977 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ha.lo’phi.la Gr. masc. n. [ἅλς ἁλός] hals (gen. halos), salt; N.L. fem. adj. phila, friend, loving; from Gr. fem. adj. [φίλη] philê, loving; N.L. fem. adj. halophila, salt-loving

Gender: feminine

Type strain: ATCC 29478; DSM 10522; RS1

16S rRNA gene: M88722 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Greenberg EP, Canale-Parola E. Spirochaeta halophila sp. n., a facultative anaerobe from a high-salinity pond. Archives of. Microbiology 1976; 110:185-194.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Spirochaeta Ehrenberg 1835 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Greenberg EP, Canale-Parola E. Spirochaeta halophila sp. n., a facultative anaerobe from a high-salinity pond. Archives of. Microbiology 1976; 110:185-194.

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Record number: 781081