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Genus Caldimicrobium

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").

 

Caldimicrobium Miroshnichenko et al. 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Caldimicrobium rimae Miroshnichenko et al. 2009.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; N.L. neut. n. microbium, microbe; N.L. neut. n. Caldimicrobium, microbe living in hot places.
Valid publication: MIROSHNICHENKO (M.L.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.), CHERNYH (N.A.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), SPRING (S.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Caldimicrobium rimae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely thermophilic, facultatively lithoautotrophic, anaerobic bacterium from the Uzon Caldera, Kamchatka. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1040-1044.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Caldimicrobium Miroshnichenko et al. 2009 emend. Kojima et al. 2016.
Reference: KOJIMA, H., UMEZAWA, K. and FUKUI, M. 2016. Caldimicrobium thiodismutans sp. nov., a sulfur-disproportionating bacterium isolated from a hot spring, and emended description of the genus Caldimicrobium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1828-1831.
Original article.

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Caldimicrobium rimae Miroshnichenko et al. 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DS = DSM 19393 = VKM B-2460.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF554596.
Etymology: L. gen. n. rimae, of a crack or fissure, referring to the English translation of Treshchinnyi, the hot spring from which the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: MIROSHNICHENKO (M.L.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.), CHERNYH (N.A.), TOUROVA (T.P.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), SPRING (S.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Caldimicrobium rimae gen. nov., sp. nov., an extremely thermophilic, facultatively lithoautotrophic, anaerobic bacterium from the Uzon Caldera, Kamchatka. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1040-1044.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldimicrobium thiodismutans Kojima et al. 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) TF1=DSM 29380=NBRC 110713.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: LC055107.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: Gr. n. theion, sulfur; L. part. dis, in two; L. pres. part. mutans, altering; N.L. part. adj. thiodismutans, dismutating sulfur.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: KOJIMA, H., UMEZAWA, K. and FUKUI, M. 2016. Caldimicrobium thiodismutans sp. nov., a sulfur-disproportionating bacterium isolated from a hot spring, and emended description of the genus Caldimicrobium. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 1828-1831.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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