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Genus Thioprofundum

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: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Thioprofundum Takai et al. 2010, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Thioprofundum lithotrophicum corrig. Takai et al. 2010.
Etymology: Gr. n. theion (Latin transliteration thium), sulfur; L neut n profundum, depth abyss; N.L. neut. n. Thioprofundum, sulfur oxidizer from deep sea.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 134. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Effective publication: TAKAI (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), HIRAYAMA (H.), NAKAGAWA (S.), QUERELLOU (J.) and GODFROY (A.): Isolation and physiological characterization of two novel, piezophilic, thermophilic chemolithoautotrophs from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney. Environ. Microbiol., 2009, 11, 1983-1997.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Thioprofundum hispidum Mori et al. 2011, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) gps61 = DSM 18546 = NBRC 101261.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB266389.
Etymology: L. neut. adj. hispidum, bristly.
Valid publication: MORI (K.), SUZUKI (K.), URABE (T.), SUGIHARA (M.), TANAKA (K.), HAMADA (M.) and HANADA (S.): Thioprofundum hispidum sp. nov., an obligately chemolithoautotrophic sulfur-oxidizing gammaproteobacterium isolated from the hydrothermal field on Suiyo Seamount, and proposal of Thioalkalispiraceae fam. nov. in the order Chromatiales. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2412-2418.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Thioprofundum lithotrophicum corrig. Takai et al. 2010, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 106 = DSM 19353 = JCM 14586.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AB468957.
Etymology: Gr. n. lithos stone; N.L. neut. adj. trophicum (from Gr. neut. adj. trophikon) nursing, tending or feeding; N.L. neut. adj. lithotrophicum lithotrophic, referring to lithotrophic metabolism of the species.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 134. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Effective publication: TAKAI (K.), MIYAZAKI (M.), HIRAYAMA (H.), NAKAGAWA (S.), QUERELLOU (J.) and GODFROY (A.): Isolation and physiological characterization of two novel, piezophilic, thermophilic chemolithoautotrophs from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney. Environ. Microbiol., 2009, 11, 1983-1997.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Notes:
1 The original spelling of the specific epithet, lithotrophica (sic), has been corrected on validation according to Rule 61.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 134 (footnote **). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online
2 In the effective publication, the strain JCM 14586 is erroneously cited as JCM 14596.
Reference: ASSOCIATE EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 134 (footnote ††). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 60, 1477-1479.
Validation List no. 134 in IJSEM Online

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