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Genus Thermomonospora

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: 7
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).


 

Thermomonospora Henssen 1957, genus. (Type genus of the family ¤ Thermomonosporaceae Rainey et al. 1997).
Type species: ¤ Thermomonospora curvata Henssen 1957 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: Gr. n. thermê, heat; Gr. adj. monos, single, solitary; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and, in biology, a spore; N.L. fem. n. Thermomonospora, the heat (-loving) single-spored (organism).
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: HENSSEN (A.): Beiträge zur Morphologie und Systematik der thermophilen Actinomyceten. Archiv fur Mikrobiologie, 1957, 26, 373-414.

Thermomonospora Henssen 1957 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Zhang et al. 1998.
Type species: ¤ Thermomonospora curvata Henssen 1957 (Approved Lists 1980).
Etymology: Gr. n. thermê, heat; Gr. adj. monos, single, solitary; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and, in biology, a spore; N.L. fem. n. Thermomonospora, the heat (-loving) single-spored (organism).
Reference: ZHANG (Z.), WANG (Y.) and RUAN (J.): Reclassification of Thermomonospora and Microtetraspora. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 411-422.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermomonospora alba (Locci et al. 1967) Cross and Goodfellow 1973, species.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) CIP 105591 = DSM 43795 = IFO (now NBRC) 15853 = IFO (now NBRC) 16095 = JCM 3077 = IPV 1900.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF002260.
Synonym: "Actinobifida alba" Locci et al. 1967.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. alba, white.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: 1 LOCCI (R.), BALDACCI (E.) and PETROLINI BALDAN (B.): Contribution to the study of oligosporic actinomycetes. I. Description of a new species of Actinobifida: Actinobifida alba sp. nov. and revision of the genus. Giornale di Microbiologia, 1967, 15, 79-91. 2 CROSS (T.) and GOODFELLOW (M.): Taxonomy and classification of the actinomycetes. In: G. SYKES and F.A. SKINNER (editors): Actinomycetales, Characteristics and Practical Importance, Academic Press, London, 1973, pp. 11-112.

Note: According to Zhang et al. 1998, Thermomonospora alba (Locci et al. 1967) Cross and Goodfellow 1973 (Approved Lists 1980) is an earlier heterotypic synonym of ¤ Thermomonospora mesouviformis Nonomura and Ohara 1974 (Approved Lists 1980).
Reference: ZHANG (Z.), WANG (Y.) and RUAN (J.): Reclassification of Thermomonospora and Microtetraspora. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 411-422.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Thermobifida alba (Locci et al. 1967) Zhang et al. 1998, comb. nov.

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Thermomonospora chromogena (ex Krasil'nikov and Agre 1965) McCarthy and Cross 1984, nom. rev., comb. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Agre no. 577 = ATCC 43196= DSM 43794 = IFO (now NBRC) 16096 = JCM 6244 = NCIB (now NCIMB) 10212 = NRRL B-16983.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF116558.
Synonym: "Actinobifida chromogena" Krasil'nikov and Agre 1965.
Etymology: Gr. n. chroma, color; N.L. suff. -genes (from Gr. v. gennaô, to produce), producing; N.L. adj. chromogenes, color producing.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 15. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1984, 34, 355-357.
Effective publication: McCARTHY (A.J.) and CROSS (T.): A taxonomic study of Thermomonospora and other monosporic actinomycetes. J. Gen. Microbiol., 1984, 130, 5-25.
Validation List no. 15 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thermomonospora curvata Henssen 1957, species. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 19995= CIP 105592 = DSM 43183 = HAMBI 1549 = IFO (now NBRC) 15933 = JCM 3096.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D86945, CP001738 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. v. curvo, to curve; L. part. fem. adj. curvata, curved.
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: HENSSEN (A.): Beiträge zur Morphologie und Systematik der thermophilen Actinomyceten. Archiv fur Mikrobiologie, 1957, 26, 373-414.

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Thermomonospora formosensis Hasegawa et al. 1986, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) C-36820 = ATCC 49059= CIP 105595 = DSM 43997 = IFO (now NBRC) 14204 = IFO (now NBRC) 15870 = JCM 7474 = KCTC 9647 = NCIMB 12773 = NRRL B-16984 = VKM Ac-1954.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AJ293703.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. formosensis, of or belonging to Formosa.
Valid publication: HASEGAWA (T.), TANIDA (S.) and ONO (H.): Thermomonospora formosensis sp. nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1986, 36, 20-23.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Actinomadura formosensis (Hasegawa et al. 1986) Zhang et al. 1998, comb. nov.

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Thermomonospora fusca (ex Henssen 1957) McCarthy and Cross 1984, sp. nov., nom. rev.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 190 Th = ATCC 27730= CIP 105594 = DSM 43792 = HAMBI 483 = HAMBI 1548 = IFO (now NBRC) 14071 = JCM 3263 = NRRL B-8184 = VKM Ac-1952.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF028245.
Synonym: "Thermonospora fusca" Henssen 1957.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. fusca dark, tawny.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 15. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1984, 34, 355-357.
Effective publication: McCARTHY (A.J.) and CROSS (T.): A taxonomic study of Thermomonospora and other nonsporic actinomycetes. J. Gen. Microbiol., 1984, 130, 5-25.
Validation List no. 15 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

¤ Thermobifida fusca (McCarthy and Cross 1984) Zhang et al. 1998, comb. nov.

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Thermomonospora mesophila Nonomura and Ohara 1971, species.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 27303= CIP 105593 = DSM 43048 = IFO (now NBRC) 14179 = JCM 3151 = NRRL B-16986 = VKM Ac-1953.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF002266.
Etymology:
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: NONOMURA (H.) and OHARA (Y.): Distribution of actinomycetes in soil. X. New genus and species of monosporic actinomycetes in soil. Journal of Fermentation Technology, 1971, 49, 895-903.

¤ Microbispora mesophila (Nonomura and Ohara 1971) Zhang et al. 1998, comb. nov.

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Thermomonospora mesouviformis Nonomura and Ohara 1974, species.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) ATCC 27644= JCM 3169.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF028247.
Etymology:
Approved Lists reference: SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors): Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1980, 30, 225-420 (Approved Lists of Bacterial Names in IJSEM Online - Approved Lists of Bacterial Names Amended edition).
Original publication: NONOMURA (H.) and OHARA (Y.): A new species of actinomycetes, Thermomonospora mesouviformis sp. nov. Journal of Fermentation Technology, 1974, 52, 10-13.

¤ Thermomonospora alba (Locci et al. 1967) Cross and Goodfellow 1973 (Approved Lists 1980).

Note: According to Zhang et al. 1998, Thermomonospora mesouviformis Nonomura and Ohara 1974 (Approved Lists 1980) is a later heterotypic synonym of Thermomonospora alba (Locci et al. 1967) Cross and Goodfellow 1973 (Approved Lists 1980).
Reference: ZHANG (Z.), WANG (Y.) and RUAN (J.): Reclassification of Thermomonospora and Microtetraspora. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1998, 48, 411-422.
Original article in IJSEM Online

¤ Thermobifida alba (Locci et al. 1967) Zhang et al. 1998, comb. nov.

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