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Genus Thermobrachium

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).


 

Thermobrachium Engle et al. 1996, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermobrachium celere Engle et al. 1996.
Etymology: G. adj. thermos, hot; L. n. brachium, arm, branch; N.L. neut. n. Thermobrachium, referring to the branched cells observed frequently with this thermophilic bacterium.
Valid publication: ENGLE (M.), LI (Y.), RAINEY (F.), DEBLOIS (S.), MAI (V.), REICHERT (A.), MAYER (F.), MESSNER (P.) and WIEGEL (J.): Thermobrachium celere gen. nov., sp. nov., a rapidly growing thermophilic, alkalitolerant, and proteolytic obligate anaerobe. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 1025-1033.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermobrachium celere Engle et al. 1996, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/YL-NZ35 = ATCC 700318= DSM 8682.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X99238.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. celere, fast.
Valid publication: ENGLE (M.), LI (Y.), RAINEY (F.), DEBLOIS (S.), MAI (V.), REICHERT (A.), MAYER (F.), MESSNER (P.) and WIEGEL (J.): Thermobrachium celere gen. nov., sp. nov., a rapidly growing thermophilic, alkalitolerant, and proteolytic obligate anaerobe. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1996, 46, 1025-1033.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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