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Genus Thermotalea

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).


 

Thermotalea Ogg and Patel 2009, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermotalea metallivorans Ogg and Patel 2009.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; L. fem. n. talea, a slender staff, rod; N.L. fem. n. Thermotalea, a rod-shaped thermophile.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Thermotalea metallivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium from the Great Artesian Basin of Australia aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 964-971.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thermotalea metallivorans Ogg and Patel 2009, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) B2-1 = DSM 21119 = JCM 15105 = KCTC 5625.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU443727.
Etymology: L. n. metallum, metal; L. v. vorare, to devour; N.L. part. adj. metallivorans, metal-devouring.
Valid publication: OGG (C.D.) and PATEL (B.K.C.): Thermotalea metallivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium from the Great Artesian Basin of Australia aquifer. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 964-971.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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