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Genus Acidiplasma

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Acidiplasma Golyshina et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Acidiplasma aeolicum Golyshina et al. 2009.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n acidum, an acid; Gr. neut. n. plasma, something shaped or moulded; N.L. neut. n. Acidiplasma, an acid-living form.
Valid publication: GOLYSHINA (O.V.), YAKIMOV (M.M.), LÜNSDORF (H.), FERRER (M.), NIMTZ (M.), TIMMIS (K.N.), WRAY (V.), TINDALL (B.J.) and GOLYSHIN (P.N.): Acidiplasma aeolicum gen. nov., sp. nov., a euryarchaeon of the family Ferroplasmaceae isolated from a hydrothermal pool, and transfer of Ferroplasma cupricumulans to Acidiplasma cupricumulans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2815-2823.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidiplasma aeolicum Golyshina et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) V = DSM 18409 = JCM 14615.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AM943980.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. aeolicum, from the Aeolian archipelago, to which Vulcano Island belongs, where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: GOLYSHINA (O.V.), YAKIMOV (M.M.), LÜNSDORF (H.), FERRER (M.), NIMTZ (M.), TIMMIS (K.N.), WRAY (V.), TINDALL (B.J.) and GOLYSHIN (P.N.): Acidiplasma aeolicum gen. nov., sp. nov., a euryarchaeon of the family Ferroplasmaceae isolated from a hydrothermal pool, and transfer of Ferroplasma cupricumulans to Acidiplasma cupricumulans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2815-2823.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidiplasma cupricumulans (Hawkes et al. 2008) Golyshina et al. 2009, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BH2 = DSM 16651 = JCM 13668.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY907888.
Basonym: ¤ Ferroplasma cupricumulans Hawkes et al. 2008.
Etymology: L. n. cuprum, copper; L. part. adj. cumulans, heaping up, accumulating; N.L. part. adj. cupricumulans, copper-accumulating.
Valid publication: GOLYSHINA (O.V.), YAKIMOV (M.M.), LÜNSDORF (H.), FERRER (M.), NIMTZ (M.), TIMMIS (K.N.), WRAY (V.), TINDALL (B.J.) and GOLYSHIN (P.N.): Acidiplasma aeolicum gen. nov., sp. nov., a euryarchaeon of the family Ferroplasmaceae isolated from a hydrothermal pool, and transfer of Ferroplasma cupricumulans to Acidiplasma cupricumulans comb. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2815-2823.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: In the paper by Golyshina et al. 2009, the type strain DSM 16651 is erroneously cited as DSM 16551.
Reference: SPRING (S.): Personal communication (November 09, 2009).

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