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Genus Fervidicoccus

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").


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


 

Fervidicoccus Perevalova et al. 2010, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Fervidicoccales Perevalova et al. 2010; type genus of the family ¤ Fervidicoccaceae Perevalova et al. 2010).
Type species: ¤ Fervidicoccus fontis Perevalova et al. 2010.
Etymology: L. adj. fervidus, hot; N.L. masc. n. coccus (from Gr. masc. n. kokkos), a grain or berry; N.L. masc. n. Fervidicoccus, coccus which grows at high temperatures.
Valid publication: PEREVALOVA (A.A.), BIDZHIEVA (S.K.), KUBLANOV (I.V.), HINRICHS (K.U.), LIU (X.L.), MARDANOV (A.V.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Fervidicoccus fontis gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, thermophilic crenarchaeote from terrestrial hot springs, and proposal of Fervidicoccaceae fam. nov. and Fervidicoccales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2082-2088.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fervidicoccus fontis Perevalova et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Kam940 = 940 = DSM 19380 = VKM B-2539.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EF552404.
Etymology: L. gen. n. fontis, of a spring or fountain, referring to the isolation of the type strain from a terrestrial hot spring.
Valid publication: PEREVALOVA (A.A.), BIDZHIEVA (S.K.), KUBLANOV (I.V.), HINRICHS (K.U.), LIU (X.L.), MARDANOV (A.V.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Fervidicoccus fontis gen. nov., sp. nov., an anaerobic, thermophilic crenarchaeote from terrestrial hot springs, and proposal of Fervidicoccaceae fam. nov. and Fervidicoccales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 2082-2088.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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