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Genus Thermicanus

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).


 

Thermicanus Gößner et al. 2000, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermicanus aegyptius Gößner et al. 2000.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; N.L. masc. adj. icanus (from Gr. masc. adj. hikanos), capable; N.L. masc. n. Thermicanus, the capable thermophile.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 73. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 423-424.
Effective publication: GÖßNER (A.S.), DEVEREUX (R.), OHNEMÜLLER (N.), ACKER (G.), STACKEBRANDT (E.) and DRAKE (H.L.): Thermicanus aegyptius gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from oxic soil, a fermentative microaerophile that grows commensally with the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 1999, 65, 5124-5133.
Validation List no. 73 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thermicanus aegyptius Gößner et al. 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ET-5b = ATCC 700890= DSM 12793.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ242495.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. aegyptius, Egyptian, from Egypt (to indicate the origin of the type species).
Valid publication: Validation List no. 73. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2000, 50, 423-424.
Effective publication: GÖßNER (A.S.), DEVEREUX (R.), OHNEMÜLLER (N.), ACKER (G.), STACKEBRANDT (E.) and DRAKE (H.L.): Thermicanus aegyptius gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from oxic soil, a fermentative microaerophile that grows commensally with the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 1999, 65, 5124-5133.
Validation List no. 73 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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