Genus Thermicanus

Name: Thermicanus Gößner et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. masc. adj. thermos, hot; N.L. masc. adj. hicanus, capable; from Gr. masc. adj. hikanos, capable; N.L. masc. n. Thermicanus, the capable thermophile [probably better: Thermohicanus]

Gender: masculine (stem: Thermican-)

Type species: Thermicanus aegyptius Gößner et al. 2000

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Gossner AS, Devereux R, Ohnemuller N, Acker G, Stackebrandt E, Drake HL. Thermicanus aegyptius gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from oxic soil, a fermentative microaerophile that grows commensally with the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica. Appl Environ Microbiol 1999; 65:5124-5133.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 73. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:423-424.

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: Thermicanaceae Chuvochina et al. 2024

Assigned by: Chuvochina M, Mussig AJ, Chaumeil PA, Skarshewski A, Rinke C, Parks DH, Hugenholtz P. Proposal of names for 329 higher rank taxa defined in the Genome Taxonomy Database under two prokaryotic codes. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2023; 0:0.

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Record number: 517130
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