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Genus Thermovorax

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").

 

Thermovorax Mäkinen et al. 2012, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thermovorax subterraneus Mäkinen et al. 2012.
Etymology: Gr. adj. thermos, hot; L. adj. vorax, devouring, ravenous, voracious; N.L. masc. n. Thermovorax, eating at elevated temperature.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 145. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1017-1019.
Effective publication: MÄKINEN (A.E.), KAKSONEN (A.H.) and PUHAKKA (J.A.): Thermovorax subterraneus, gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic hydrogen-producing bacterium isolated from geothermally active underground mine. Extremophiles, 2009, 13, 505-510.
Validation List no. 145 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thermovorax subterraneus Mäkinen et al. 2012, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 70B = DSM 21563 = JCM 15541.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: EU370564.
Etymology: L. masc. adj. subterraneus, subterranean, inhabitant in the subsurface.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 145. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 1017-1019.
Effective publication: MÄKINEN (A.E.), KAKSONEN (A.H.) and PUHAKKA (J.A.): Thermovorax subterraneus, gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic hydrogen-producing bacterium isolated from geothermally active underground mine. Extremophiles, 2009, 13, 505-510.
Validation List no. 145 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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