Genus Thioclava

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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").

 

Thioclava Sorokin et al. 2005, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thioclava pacifica Sorokin et al. 2005.
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; L. fem. n. clava, stick, staff, cudgel, club; N.L. fem. n. Thioclava, sulfur-oxidizing swollen rod.
Reference: SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), SPIRIDONOVA (E.M.), RAINEY (F.A.) and MUYZER (G.): Thioclava pacifica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively autotrophic, marine, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium from a near-shore sulfidic hydrothermal area. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1069-1075.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thioclava dalianensis Zhang et al. 2013, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) DLFJ1-1=CGMCC 1.12325=LMG 27290=MCCC 1A03957.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: JQ844756.
Etymology: N.L. fem. adj. dalianensis of Dalian, a city in Liaoning province, PR China, where the type strain was first isolated.
Source: Environmental - marine.
Reference: ZHANG, R., LAI, Q., WANG, W., LI, S. and SHAO, Z. 2013. Thioclava dalianensis sp. nov., isolated from surface seawater. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 2981-2985.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thioclava pacifica Sorokin et al. 2005, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain TL 2 = DSM 10166 = UNIQEM 229.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY656719.
Etymology: L. fem. adj. pacifica, pacific, peacemaking, and, by extension, pertaining to the Pacific Ocean, where the type strain was isolated.
Reference: SOROKIN (D.Y.), TOUROVA (T.P.), SPIRIDONOVA (E.M.), RAINEY (F.A.) and MUYZER (G.): Thioclava pacifica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively autotrophic, marine, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium from a near-shore sulfidic hydrothermal area. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2005, 55, 1069-1075.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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