Halanaerobiia

Haloanaerobium praevalens, from Ivanova et al. (2011).

Belongs within: Firmicutes.

The Halanaerobiia are halophilic, anaerobic, Gram-positive bacteria with a fermentative or homoacetogenic metabolism (Müller & Oren 2003).

<==HalanaerobiiaCD21
    |--Haloanaerobiaceae [Halanaerobiales]GH01a
    |    |--HalocellaGH01a
    |    |--Halothermothrix oreniiGH01a, P-PB03
    |    |--NatroniellaGH01a
    |    `--HaloanaerobiumGH01a
    |         |--H. acetethylicumMO03
    |         `--H. praevalensMO03
    `--HalobacteroidalesCD21
         |--Acetohalobium [Acetohalobiaceae]CD21
         |    `--A. arabaticumGH01b
         `--HalobacteroidaceaeGH01a
              |--HalobacteroidesGH01a
              |--HaloanaerobacterGH01a
              |--OreniaGH01a
              `--SporohalobacterGH01a

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[CD21] Coleman, G. A., A. A. Davín, T. A. Mahendrarajah, L. L. Szánthó, A. Spang, P. Hugenholtz, G. J. Szöllősi & T. A. Williams. 2021. A rooted phylogeny resolves early bacterial evolution. Science 372: 588.

[GH01a] Garrity, G. M., & J. G. Holt. 2001a. The road map to the Manual. In: Boone, D. R., R. W. Castenholz & G. M. Garrity (eds) Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology 2nd ed. vol. 1. The Archaea and the Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria pp. 119–166. Springer.

[GH01b] Garrity, G. M., & J. G. Holt. 2001b. Phylum AII. Euryarchaeota phy. nov. In: Boone, D. R., R. W. Castenholz & G. M. Garrity (eds) Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology 2nd ed. vol. 1. The Archaea and the Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria pp. 211–355. Springer.

[MO03] Müller, V., & A. Oren. 2003. Metabolism of chloride in halophilic prokaryotes. Extremophiles 7: 261–266.

[P-PB03] Pérez-Pomares, F., V. Bautista, J. Ferrer, C. Pire, F. C. Marhuenda-Egea & M. J. Bonete. 2003. α-Amylase activity from the halophilic archaeon Haloferax mediterranei. Extremophiles 7: 299–306.

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