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Genus Caldisphaera

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: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Caldisphaera Itoh et al. 2003, gen. nov. (Type genus of the family ¤ Caldisphaeraceae Prokofeva et al. 2009).
Type species: ¤ Caldisphaera lagunensis Itoh et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. adj. caldus, hot; L. fem. n. sphaera, sphere; N.L. fem. n. Caldisphaera, a hot spherical cell.
Valid publication: ITOH (T.), SUZUKI (K.), SANCHEZ (P.C.) and NAKASE (T.): Caldisphaera lagunensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermoacidophilic crenarchaeote isolated from a hot spring at Mt Maquiling, Philippines. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1149-1154.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Caldisphaera lagunensis Itoh et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IC-154 = ANMR 0165 = JCM 11604 = MCC-UPLB 1331.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB087499.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. lagunensis, pertaining to Laguna, the province in the Philippines where the type strain was isolated.
Valid publication: ITOH (T.), SUZUKI (K.), SANCHEZ (P.C.) and NAKASE (T.): Caldisphaera lagunensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermoacidophilic crenarchaeote isolated from a hot spring at Mt Maquiling, Philippines. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1149-1154.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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