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Genus Fervidicola

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").

 

Fervidicola Ogg and Patel 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Fervidicola ferrireducens Ogg and Patel 2009.
Etymology: L. adj. fervidus, glowing, burning; L. suff. -cola (from L. masc. or fem. n. incola) inhabitant, dweller; N.L. masc. n. Fervidicola, inhabitant of thermal waters, a thermophilic bacterium.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Fervidicola ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic anaerobic bacterium from geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin, Australia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1100-1107.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Fervidicola ferrireducens Ogg and Patel 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Y170 = DSM 21121 = JCM 15106 = KCTC 5610.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU443728.
Etymology: L. n. ferrum, iron; L. part. adj. reducens, leading back, bringing back and in chemistry converting to a different oxidation state; N.L. part. adj. ferrireducens, reducing Fe(III) to Fe(II).
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Fervidicola ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic anaerobic bacterium from geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin, Australia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 1100-1107.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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