Genus Mesoaciditoga

Name: Mesoaciditoga Reysenbach et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Me’’ga. Gr. masc. adj. mesos, middle; L. neut. adj. acidum, an acid, tart; from L. adj. acidus -a -um, sour; L. fem. n. toga, Roman outer garment, toga; N.L. fem. n. Mesoaciditoga, a moderately acidophilic toga

Gender: feminine (stem: Mesoaciditog-)

Type species: Mesoaciditoga lauensis Reysenbach et al. 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Reysenbach AL, Liu Y, Lindgren AR, Wagner ID, Sislak CD, Mets A, Schouten S. Mesoaciditoga lauensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermoacidophilic member of the order Thermotogales from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2013; 63:4724-4729.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 63, part 12 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:697-699.

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: Mesoaciditogaceae Itoh et al. 2016

Assigned by: Itoh T, Onishi M, Kato S, Iino T, Sakamoto M, Kudo T, Takashina T, Ohkuma M. Athalassotoga saccharophila gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from an acidic terrestrial hot spring, and proposal of Mesoaciditogales ord. nov. and Mesoaciditogaceae fam. nov. in the phylum Thermotogae. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2016; 66:1045-1051.

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Record number: 518463
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