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Genus Flexistipes

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).


 

Flexistipes Fiala et al. 2000, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Flexistipes sinusarabici Fiala et al. 2000.
Etymology: L. n. flexus, a bending, turning, winding; L. masc. n. stipes, a branch of a tree, stick; N.L. masc. n. Flexistipes, the flexible stick.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 75. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1415-1417.
Effective publication: FIALA (G.), WOESE (C.R.), LANGWORTHY (T.A.) and STETTER (K.O.): Flexistipes sinusarabici a novel genus and species of eubacteria occurring in the Atlantis II Deep brines of the Read Sea. Arch. Microbiol., 1990, 154, 120-126.
Validation List no. 75 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Flexistipes sinusarabici Fiala et al. 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MAS 10 = ATCC 49648= DSM 4947.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: M59231, CP002858 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. n. sinus, a curve or fold in land, a gulf; L. masc. adj. arabicus, arabic; N.L. gen. n. sinusarabici, of the Arabic gulf, of the Red Sea, describing the place of isolation.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 75. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 1415-1417.
Effective publication: FIALA (G.), WOESE (C.R.), LANGWORTHY (T.A.) and STETTER (K.O.): Flexistipes sinusarabici a novel genus and species of eubacteria occurring in the Atlantis II Deep brines of the Read Sea. Arch. Microbiol., 1990, 154, 120-126.
Validation List no. 75 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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