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Genus Thermodiscus

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).


 

Thermodiscus Stetter 2003, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermodiscus maritimus Stetter 2003.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; L. masc. n. discus, disc; N.L. masc. n. Thermodiscus, the hot disc.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 89. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1-2.
Effective publication: STETTER (K.O.): Genus VII. Thermodiscus gen. nov. In: D.R. BOONE, R.W. CASTENHOLZ and G.M. GARRITY (editors): Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria), Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001, pp. 189-190.
Validation List no. 89 in IJSEM Online

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Thermodiscus maritimus Stetter 2003, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) S2 = DSM 15173 = JCM 11597.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: X99554.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. maritimus, belonging to the sea; describing its habitat.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 89. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1-2.
Effective publication: STETTER (K.O.): Genus VII. Thermodiscus gen. nov. In: D.R. BOONE, R.W. CASTENHOLZ and G.M. GARRITY (editors): Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria), Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001, pp. 189-190.
Validation List no. 89 in IJSEM Online

Note: In the effective publication, the type strain S2 is designated as "deposited strain". The Culture Collection accession numbers of the type strain have been provided on request for validation.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 89 (footnote ¦). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2003, 53, 1-2.
Validation List no. 89 in IJSEM Online

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