Name: "Acidithrix" Jones and Johnson 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: A.ci.di.thr’ix. L. neut. adj. acidum; from L. masc. adj. acidus; Gr. fem. n. thrix; N.L. fem. n. Acidithrix

Gender: feminine

Type species: "Acidithrix ferrooxidans" Jones and Johnson 2015

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Jones RM, Johnson DB. Acidithrix ferrooxidans gen. nov., sp. nov.; a filamentous and obligately heterotrophic, acidophilic member of the Actinobacteria that catalyzes dissimilatory oxido-reduction of iron. Res Microbiol 2015; 166:111-120.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Acidimicrobiaceae Stackebrandt et al. 1997

Assigned by: Asem MD, Shi L, Jiao JY, Wang D, Han MX, Dong L, Liu F, Salam N, Li WJ. Desertimonas flava gen. nov., sp. nov. isolated from a desert soil, and proposal of Ilumatobacteraceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3593-3599.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/acidithrixLink copied to clipboard

Record number: 321
This LPSN page was printed on 2022-05-25 00:48:58