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Genus Thermocladium

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).


 

Thermocladium Itoh et al. 1998, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermocladium modestius Itoh et al. 1998.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; Gr. dim. neut. n. kladion, twig or shoot; N.L. neut. n. Thermocladium, a hot twig, indicating branching cells in a hot environment.
Valid publication: ITOH (T.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKASE (T.): Thermocladium modestius gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus of rod-shaped, extremely thermophilic crenarchaeote. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 879-887.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermocladium modestius Itoh et al. 1998, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) IC-125 = JCM 10088.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB005296.
Etymology: L. comp. neut. adj. modestius, referring to relatively modest temperature growth range.
Valid publication: ITOH (T.), SUZUKI (K.) and NAKASE (T.): Thermocladium modestius gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus of rod-shaped, extremely thermophilic crenarchaeote. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 879-887.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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