homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, distinct rank
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 36. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5413.
See also Tindall (1988).Publication:
Tindall B. Prokaryotic life in the alkaline, saline, athalassic environment. In: Rodriguez-Valera F (eds), Halophilic bacteria, 1st volume, CRC Press, Unknown City, 1988, p. 31-67.
While the authors did not explicitly propose this taxon name, they did not provide a proper citation of the authority of the name either.