Name DOI
Zhang et al. 2008
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Zhang et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Rheinheimera tangshanensis Zhang et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The species Rheinheimera tangshanensis was originally described and validly published by Zhang et al. 2008. In 2017, Sisinthy et al. established as the basonym of (Zhang et al. 2008) Sisinthy et al. 2017 .
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This information was last reviewed on June 18, 2009.


  1. Zhang X, Sun L, Qiu F, McLean RJ, Jiang R, Song W. Rheinheimera tangshanensis sp. nov., a rice root-associated bacterium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2008; 58:2420-2424. [PubMed].
  2. Sisinthy S, Chakraborty D, Adicherla H, Gundlapally SR. Emended description of the family Chromatiaceae, phylogenetic analyses of the genera Alishewanella, Rheinheimera and Arsukibacterium, transfer of Rheinheimera longhuensis LH2-2T to the genus Alishewanella and description of Alishewanella alkalitolerans sp. nov. from Lonar Lake, India. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 2017; 110:1227-1241. [PubMed].