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Genus Thermolithobacter

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").

 

Thermolithobacter Sokolova et al. 2007, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Thermolithobacterales Sokolova et al. 2007; type genus of the family ¤ Thermolithobacteraceae Sokolova et al. 2007).
Type species: ¤ Thermolithobacter ferrireducens Sokolova et al. 2007.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; Gr. n. lithos, stone; N.L. masc. n. bacter, rod; N.L. masc. n. Thermolithobacter, thermophilic lithotrophically growing rods.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 116. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Effective publication: SOKOLOVA (T.), HANEL (J.), ONYENWOKE (R.U.), REYSENBACH (A.L.), BANTA (A.), GEYER (R.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), WHITMAN (W.B.) and WIEGEL (J.): Novel chemolithotrophic, thermophilic, anaerobic bacteria Thermolithobacter ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Thermolithobacter carboxydivorans sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2007, 11, 145-157.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thermolithobacter carboxydivorans Sokolova et al. 2007, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) R1 = DSM 7242 = VKM B-2359.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: DQ095862.
Etymology: N.L. n. carboxydum, carbon monoxide; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. part. adj. carboxydivorans, devouring carbon monoxide.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 116. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Effective publication: SOKOLOVA (T.), HANEL (J.), ONYENWOKE (R.U.), REYSENBACH (A.L.), BANTA (A.), GEYER (R.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), WHITMAN (W.B.) and WIEGEL (J.): Novel chemolithotrophic, thermophilic, anaerobic bacteria Thermolithobacter ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Thermolithobacter carboxydivorans sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2007, 11, 145-157.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Notes:
1 In the protologue of the effective publication, the specific epithet is misspelt as carboxidivorans.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 116 (footnote §§§). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online
2 In the effective publication the type strain VKM B-2359 is erroneously cited as VKM 2359.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 116 (footnote ||||||). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online

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Thermolithobacter ferrireducens Sokolova et al. 2007, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) JW/KA-2 = ATCC 700985= DSM 13639.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF282254.
Etymology: L. n. ferrum, iron; L. part. adj. reducens, leading back, bringing back, and in the chemistry converting to a different state; N.L. part. adj. ferrireducens, reducing iron (III).
Valid publication: Validation List no. 116. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Effective publication: SOKOLOVA (T.), HANEL (J.), ONYENWOKE (R.U.), REYSENBACH (A.L.), BANTA (A.), GEYER (R.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), WHITMAN (W.B.) and WIEGEL (J.): Novel chemolithotrophic, thermophilic, anaerobic bacteria Thermolithobacter ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Thermolithobacter carboxydivorans sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2007, 11, 145-157.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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