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Genus Thermosinus

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).


 

Thermosinus Sokolova et al. 2004, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermosinus carboxydivorans Sokolova et al. 2004.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; L. masc. n. sinus, a curve; N.L. masc. n. Thermosinus, thermophilic curved rod.
Valid publication: SOKOLOVA (T.G.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), CHERNYH (N.A.), SLEPOVA (T.V.), BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.) and ROBB (F.T.): Thermosinus carboxydivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a new anaerobic, thermophilic, carbon-monoxide-oxidizing, hydrogenogenic bacterium from a hot pool of Yellowstone National Park. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 2353-2359.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermosinus carboxydivorans Sokolova et al. 2004, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) Nor1 = DSM 14886 = VKM B-2281.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY519200 (936 bp), AAWL01000022 (whole genome shotgun sequence).
Etymology: N.L. n. carboxydum, carbon monoxide; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring, destroying; N.L. part. adj. carboxydivorans, destroying carbon monoxide.
Valid publication: SOKOLOVA (T.G.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), CHERNYH (N.A.), SLEPOVA (T.V.), BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.) and ROBB (F.T.): Thermosinus carboxydivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a new anaerobic, thermophilic, carbon-monoxide-oxidizing, hydrogenogenic bacterium from a hot pool of Yellowstone National Park. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2004, 54, 2353-2359.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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