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Genus Sporolituus

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").

 

Sporolituus Ogg and Patel 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Sporolituus thermophilus Ogg and Patel 2009.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and, in biology, a spore; L. masc. n. lituus, a curved rod, crook; N.L. masc. n. Sporolituus, a spore-forming, curved rod.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Sporolituus thermophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a citrate-fermenting thermophilic anaerobic bacterium from geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2848-2853.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Sporolituus thermophilus Ogg and Patel 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) AeG = JCM 15556 = KCTC 5668.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: FJ169187.
Etymology: Gr. fem. n. thermê, heat; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), loving; N.L. masc. adj. thermophilus, heat-loving.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Sporolituus thermophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a citrate-fermenting thermophilic anaerobic bacterium from geothermal waters of the Great Artesian Basin of Australia. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 2848-2853.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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