Bacillus horti

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Bacillus horti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Firmicutes
Class: Bacilli
Order: Bacillales
Family: Bacillaceae
Genus: Bacillus
Species: B. horti
Binomial name
Bacillus horti
Yumoto et al. 1998

Bacillus horti is a species of Gram-negative alkaliphilic bacillus. Its cells are strictly aerobic rods that produce subterminally located ellipsoidal spores. Its type strain is K13T (= JCM 9943T).[1]


  1. ^ Yumoto, I.; Yamazaki, K.; Sawabe, T.; Nakano, K.; Kawasaki, K.; Ezura, Y.; Shinano, H. (1998). "Bacillus horti sp. nov., a new Gram-negative alkaliphilic bacillus". International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology. 48 (2): 565–571. doi:10.1099/00207713-48-2-565. ISSN 0020-7713. PMID 9731298. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Berkeley, Roger, et al., eds. Applications and systematics of bacillus and relatives. John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
  • Logan, Niall A., and Paul De Vos. "Bacillus." Bergey's manual of systematic bacteriology 3 (2009): 21-128.
  • Mielenz, Jonathan R., et al. Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals: The Twenty-Eighth Symposium. Vol. 136. Springer, 2009.
  • Ivanova, Elena P., et al. "Characterization of Bacillus strains of marine origin."International microbiology 2.4 (2010): 267-271.

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