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Genus Ignisphaera

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).


 

Ignisphaera Niederberger et al. 2006, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Ignisphaera aggregans Niederberger et al. 2006.
Etymology: L. n. ignis, fire; L. fem. n. sphaera, ball; N.L. fem. n. Ignisphaera, fire ball.
Valid publication: NIEDERBERGER (T.D.), GÖTZ (D.K.), McDONALD (I.R.), RONIMUS (R.S.) and MORGAN (H.W.): Ignisphaera aggregans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic crenarchaeote isolated from hot springs in Rotorua and Tokaanu, New Zealand. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 965-971.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Ignisphaera aggregans Niederberger et al. 2006, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AQ1.S1 = DSM 17230 = JCM 13409.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: CP002098 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. part. adj. aggregans, aggregate forming, aggregating clumping.
Valid publication: NIEDERBERGER (T.D.), GÖTZ (D.K.), McDONALD (I.R.), RONIMUS (R.S.) and MORGAN (H.W.): Ignisphaera aggregans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic crenarchaeote isolated from hot springs in Rotorua and Tokaanu, New Zealand. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2006, 56, 965-971.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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