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Genus Microaerobacter

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").

 

Microaerobacter Khelifi et al. 2011, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Microaerobacter geothermalis Khelifi et al. 2011.
Etymology: Gr. adj. mikros, small, little; Gr. n. aer aeros, air; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Microaerobacter, a rod able to live in the presence of small quantities of O2.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 137. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1-3.
Effective publication: KHELIFI (N.), BEN ROMDHANE (E.), HEDI (A.), POSTEC (A.), FARDEAU (M.L.), HAMDI (M.), THOLOZAN (J.L.), OLLIVIER (B.) and HIRSCHLER-RÉA (A.): Characterization of Microaerobacter geothermalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel microaerophilic, nitrate- and nitrite-reducing thermophilic bacterium isolated from a terrestrial hot spring in Tunisia. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 297-304.
Validation List no. 137 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Microaerobacter geothermalis Khelifi et al. 2011, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Nad S1 = DSM 22679 = JCM 16213.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FN552009.
Etymology: Gr. n. , earth; Gr. n. thermê, heat; L. masc. suff. -alis, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. masc. adj. geothermalis, geothermal, referring to hot terrestrial spring, the spring where the bacterium was isolated
Valid publication: Validation List no. 137. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 1-3.
Effective publication: KHELIFI (N.), BEN ROMDHANE (E.), HEDI (A.), POSTEC (A.), FARDEAU (M.L.), HAMDI (M.), THOLOZAN (J.L.), OLLIVIER (B.) and HIRSCHLER-RÉA (A.): Characterization of Microaerobacter geothermalis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel microaerophilic, nitrate- and nitrite-reducing thermophilic bacterium isolated from a terrestrial hot spring in Tunisia. Extremophiles, 2010, 14, 297-304.
Validation List no. 137 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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