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Genus Limisphaera

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").

 

Limisphaera Anders et al. 2015, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Limisphaera ngatamarikiensis Anders et al. 2015.
Etymology: L. n. limus, mud, sludge, silt; L. fem. n. sphaera, a ball, sphere, globe; N.L. fem. n. Limisphaera, a mud sphere.
Valid publication: ANDERS, H., POWER, J. F., MACKENZIE, A. D., LAGUTIN, K., VYSSOTSKI, M., HANSSEN, E., MOREAU, J. W. and STOTT, M. B. 2015. Limisphaera ngatamarikiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, pink-pigmented coccus isolated from subaqueous mud of a geothermal hotspring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1114-1121..
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Limisphaera ngatamarikiensis Anders et al. 2015, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) NGM72.4=ICMP 20182=DSM 27329.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HF947551.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: -.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. ngatamarikiensis, pertaining to the Ngatamariki geothermal features where the type strain was isolated.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: ANDERS, H., POWER, J. F., MACKENZIE, A. D., LAGUTIN, K., VYSSOTSKI, M., HANSSEN, E., MOREAU, J. W. and STOTT, M. B. 2015. Limisphaera ngatamarikiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, pink-pigmented coccus isolated from subaqueous mud of a geothermal hotspring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 65, 1114-1121.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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