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Genus Marinithermus

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").

 

Marinithermus Sako et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Marinithermus hydrothermalis Sako et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. adj. marinus, of the sea; Gr. adj. thermos, hot; N.L. masc. n. Marinithermus, an organism living in marine hot places.
Valid publication: SAKO (Y.), NAKAGAWA (S.), TAKAI (K.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Marinithermus hydrothermalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a strictly aerobic, thermophilic bacterium from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 59-65.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The gender of the genus name Marinithermus is not given in the paper by Sako et al. 2003. According to Rule 65(2), Marinithermus must be in the masculine gender.

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Marinithermus hydrothermalis Sako et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) T1 = DSM 14884 = JCM 11576.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB079382, CP002630 (complete genome).
Etymology: N.L. masc. adj. hydrothermalis, pertaining to a hydrothermal vent.
Valid publication: SAKO (Y.), NAKAGAWA (S.), TAKAI (K.) and HORIKOSHI (K.): Marinithermus hydrothermalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a strictly aerobic, thermophilic bacterium from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 59-65.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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