Halomonas halodurans

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Halomonas halodurans
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gammaproteobacteria
Order: Oceanospirillales
Family: Halomonadaceae
Genus: Halomonas
Binomial name
Halomonas halodurans
Hebert and Vreeland 1987

Halomonas halodurans is a Gram-negative halophilic Proteobacteria. The bacterium is motile by using a single polar Flagellum.[1]

The name Pseudomonas halodurans is a synonym [2]


  1. ^ George M. Garrity: Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 2. Auflage. Springer, New York, 2005, Volume 2: The Proteobacteria, Part B: The Gammaproteobacteria
  2. ^ ANA MARIE HEBERT AND RUSSELL H. VREELAND: Phenotypic Comparison of Halotolerant Bacteria: Halomonas halodurans sp. nov. norn. rev. comb. nov International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, Oct. 1987, p. 347-350. Online PDF