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Genus Tepidiphilus

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").

 

Tepidiphilus Manaia et al. 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Tepidiphilus margaritifer Manaia et al. 2003.
Etymology: L. adj. tepidus, lukewarm; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. masc. n. Tepidiphilus, liker of lukewarm conditions.
Valid publication: MANAIA (C.M.), NOGALES (B.) and NUNES (O.C.): Tepidiphilus margaritifer gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a thermophilic aerobic digester. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1405-1410.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tepidiphilus margaritifer Manaia et al. 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) N2-214 = DSM 15129 = LMG 21637.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ504663.
Etymology: L. n. margarita, pearl; L. masc. suffix -fer, carrying; N.L. masc. adj. margaritifer, pearl-carrying, referring to the nacre-like appearance of the colonies.
Valid publication: MANAIA (C.M.), NOGALES (B.) and NUNES (O.C.): Tepidiphilus margaritifer gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a thermophilic aerobic digester. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1405-1410.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Tepidiphilus succinatimandens Poddar et al. 2014, comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 4BON=DSM 15512=CIP 107790.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: AY219713.
Basonym: ¤ Petrobacter succinatimandens Salinas et al. 2004
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. succinas, succinate; L. part. adj. mandens, eating; N.L. masc. part. adj. succinatimandens, consuming succinate.
Source: Industrial.
Valid publication: PODDAR, A., LEPCHA, R. T. and DAS, S. K. 2014. Taxonomic study of the genus Tepidiphilus: transfer of Petrobacter succinatimandens to the genus Tepidiphilus as Tepidiphilus succinatimandens comb. nov., emended description of the genus Tepidiphilus and description of Tepidiphilus thermophilus sp. nov., isolated from a terrestrial hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 228-235.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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