Arcobacter halophilus

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Arcobacter halophilus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Epsilonproteobacteria
Order: Campylobacterales
Family: Campylobacteraceae
Genus: Arcobacter
Species: A. halophilus
Donachie et al. 2005
Binomial name
Arcobacter halophilus

Arcobacter halophilus is a species of obligate halophilic bacteria. It is Gram-negative and its type strain is LA31BT(=ATCC BAA-1022T =CIP 108450T).[1]


  1. ^ Donachie, S. P. (2005). "Arcobacter halophilus sp. nov., the first obligate halophile in the genus Arcobacter". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 55 (3): 1271–1277. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63581-0. ISSN 1466-5026. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Collado, L.; Figueras, M. J. (2011). "Taxonomy, Epidemiology, and Clinical Relevance of the Genus Arcobacter". Clinical Microbiology Reviews 24 (1): 174–192. doi:10.1128/CMR.00034-10. ISSN 0893-8512. 
  • Miller, William G; Wesley, Irene V; On, Stephen LW; Houf, Kurt; Mégraud, Francis; Wang, Guilin; Yee, Emma; Srijan, Apichai; Mason, Carl J (2009). "First multi-locus sequence typing scheme for Arcobacter spp". BMC Microbiology 9 (1): 196. doi:10.1186/1471-2180-9-196. ISSN 1471-2180. 
  • Dongyou Liu (2011). Molecular Detection of Human Bacterial Pathogens. Boca Raton: CRC Press. ISBN 1-4398-1238-1. 

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