Genus Caldithrix

Name: Caldithrix Miroshnichenko et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Cal.di’thrix. L. masc. adj. caldus, hot; Gr. fem. n. thrix, thread; N.L. fem. n. Caldithrix, a thread existing in a hot environment

Gender: feminine

Type species: Caldithrix abyssi Miroshnichenko et al. 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Miroshnichenko ML, Kostrikina NA, Chernyh NA, Pimenov NV, Tourova TP, Antipov AN, Spring S, Stackebrandt E, Bonch-Osmolovskaya EA. Caldithrix abyssi gen. nov., sp. nov., a nitrate-reducing, thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium isolated from a Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent, represents a novel bacterial lineage. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:323-329.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 53, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:629-630.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Calditrichaceae Kublanov et al. 2020

Assigned by: Kublanov IV, Sigalova OM, Gavrilov SN, Lebedinsky AV, Rinke C, Kovaleva O, Chernyh NA, Ivanova N, Daum C, Reddy TB, et al. Genomic Analysis of Caldithrix abyssi, the Thermophilic Anaerobic Bacterium of the Novel Bacterial Phylum Calditrichaeota. Front Microbiol 2017; 8:195.

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Record number: 515296