Name: Tepidamorphus Albuquerque et al. 2010

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: L. masc. adj. tepidus, moderately warm, lukewarm, tepid; Gr. masc. adj. amorphos, without form, shapeless; N.L. masc. n. Tepidamorphus, an organism without a distinctive morphology that grows at warm temperatures

Gender: masculine

Type species: Tepidamorphus gemmatus Albuquerque et al. 2010

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Albuquerque L, Rainey FA, Pena A, Tiago I, Verissimo A, Nobre MF, da Costa MS. Tepidamorphus gemmatus gen. nov., sp. nov., a slightly thermophilic member of the Alphaproteobacteria. Syst Appl Microbiol 2010; 33:60-66.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 134. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2010; 60:1477-1479.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: Rhodobiaceae Garrity et al. 2006

Assigned by: Kumar PA, Srinivas TN, Manasa P, Madhu S, Shivaji S. Lutibaculum baratangense gen. nov., sp. nov., a proteobacterium isolated from a mud volcano. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:2025-2031.

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