Name: Ignisphaera Niederberger et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. gen. masc. n. ignis, fire; Gr. fem. n. sphaîra, ball; N.L. fem. n. Ignisphaera, fire ball

Gender: feminine (stem: Ignisphaer-)

Type species: Ignisphaera aggregans Niederberger et al. 2006

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Niederberger TD, Gotz DK, McDonald IR, Ronimus RS, Morgan HW. Ignisphaera aggregans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel hyperthermophilic crenarchaeote isolated from hot springs in Rotorua and Tokaanu, New Zealand. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:965-971.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 56, part 5 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:1719-1720.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


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

Parent taxon: Desulfurococcaceae Zillig and Stetter 1983

Assigned by: Yilmaz P, Parfrey LW, Yarza P, Gerken J, Pruesse E, Quast C, Schweer T, Peplies J, Ludwig W, Glöckner FO. The SILVA and “all-species living tree project (LTP)” taxonomic frameworks. Nucleic Acids Research 2014; 42(D1):D643-D648.

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Record number: 515847
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