Name DOI
Marquez et al. 1990
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Marquez et al. 1990
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Marinococcus hispanicus Marquez et al. 1990
Nomenclatural History
The species Marinococcus hispanicus was originally described and validly published by Marquez et al. 1990. In 1992, Ventosa et al. established as the basonym of (Marquez et al. 1990) Ventosa et al. 1993 .
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  1. Marquez MC, Ventosa A, Ruiz-Berraquera F. Marinococcus hispanicus, a new species of moderately halophilic Gram-positive cocci. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1990; 40:165-169.
  2. Ventosa A, Marquez MC, Weiss N, Tindall BJ. Transfer of Marinococcus hispanicus to the genus Salinicoccus as Salinicoccus hispanicus comb. nov. Syst Appl Microbiol 1992; 15:530-534.