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Genus Mesotoga

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Mesotoga Nesbø et al. 2013, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Mesotoga prima Nesbø et al. 2013.
Etymology: Gr. adj. mesos middle; L. fem. n. toga Roman outer garment; N.L. fem. n. Mesotoga a garment in the middle, referring to its moderate optimal growth temperature and the presence of a 'toga'-like sheath.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 149. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1-5.
Effective publication: NESBØ (C.L.), BRADNAN (D.M.), ADEBUSUYI (A.), DLUTEK (M.), PETRUS (A.K.), FOGHT (J.), DOOLITTLE (W.F.) and NOLL (K.M.): Mesotoga prima gen. nov., sp. nov., the first described mesophilic species of the Thermotogales. Extremophiles, 2012, 16, 387-393.
Validation List no. 149 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Mesotoga infera Ben et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) VNs100=DSM 25546=JCM 18154.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: HE818616.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. infera, that is below, underneath, lower, referring to deep aquifer.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: BEN HANIA, W., POSTEC, A., AÜLLO, T., RANCHOU-PEYRUSE, A., ERAUSO, G., BROCHIER-ARMANET, C., HAMDI, M., OLLIVIER, B., SAINT-LAURENT, S., MAGOT, M. and FARDEAU, M.-L. 2013. Mesotoga infera sp. nov., a mesophilic member of the order Thermotogales, isolated from an underground gas storage aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 3003-3008.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Mesotoga prima Nesbø et al. 2013, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) MesG1.Ag.4.2 = ATCC BAA-2239 = DSM 24739.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: HM003109.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. prima first, referring to the fact that this is the first characterized and named mesophilic representative of the Thermotogales.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 149. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1-5.
Effective publication: NESBØ (C.L.), BRADNAN (D.M.), ADEBUSUYI (A.), DLUTEK (M.), PETRUS (A.K.), FOGHT (J.), DOOLITTLE (W.F.) and NOLL (K.M.): Mesotoga prima gen. nov., sp. nov., the first described mesophilic species of the Thermotogales. Extremophiles, 2012, 16, 387-393.
Validation List no. 149 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The culture collection accession number ATCC BAA-2239 has been provided at the time of request for valid publication of the name.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 149 (footnote ‡‡‡). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2013, 63, 1-5.
Validation List no. 149 in IJSEM Online

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