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Genus Nitrososphaera

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).


 

Nitrososphaera Stieglmeier et al. 2014, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Nitrososphaera viennensis Stieglmeier et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. adj. nitrosus, full of natron; here intended to mean nitrous; L. fem. n. sphaera, a ball, sphere; N.L. fem. n. Nitrososphaera, the sphere producing nitrite.
Valid publication: STIEGLMEIER, M., KLINGL, A., ALVES, R. J. E., RITTMANN, S. K.-M. R., MELCHER, M., LEISCH, N. and SCHLEPER, C. 2014. Nitrososphaera viennensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon from soil and a member of the archaeal phylum Thaumarchaeota. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2738-2752.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Nitrososphaera viennensis Stieglmeier et al. 2014, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) EN76=DSM 26422=JMC 19564.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: CP007536.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. viennensis, from Vienna, where the type strain was isolated and characterized.
Source: Environmental - soil.
Valid publication: STIEGLMEIER, M., KLINGL, A., ALVES, R. J. E., RITTMANN, S. K.-M. R., MELCHER, M., LEISCH, N. and SCHLEPER, C. 2014. Nitrososphaera viennensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon from soil and a member of the archaeal phylum Thaumarchaeota. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2738-2752.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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