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Genus Thiofaba

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").

 

Thiofaba Mori and Suzuki 2008, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thiofaba tepidiphila Mori and Suzuki 2008.
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; L. fem. n. faba, bean; N.L. fem. n. Thiofaba, sulfur bean.
Valid publication: MORI (K.) and SUZUKI (K.): Thiofaba tepidiphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel obligately chemolithoautotrophic, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium of the Gammaproteobacteria isolated from a hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1885-1891.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thiofaba tepidiphila Mori and Suzuki 2008, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) BDA453 = DSM 19618 = NBRC 103218.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB304258.
Etymology: L. adj. tepidus, moderately warm; N.L. adj. philus -a -um (from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on), friend, loving; N.L. fem. adj. tepidiphila, loving lukewarm conditions.
Valid publication: MORI (K.) and SUZUKI (K.): Thiofaba tepidiphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel obligately chemolithoautotrophic, sulfur-oxidizing bacterium of the Gammaproteobacteria isolated from a hot spring. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 58, 1885-1891.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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