Name: Thermomonospora Henssen 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. adj. thermê, heat; Gr. masc. adj. monos, single, solitary; Gr. fem. n. spora, a seed and, in biology, a spore; N.L. fem. n. Thermomonospora, the heat (-loving) single-spored (organism)

Gender: feminine (stem: Thermomonospor-)

Type species: Thermomonospora curvata Henssen 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Henssen A. [Morphology and system of thermophilic actinomycetes]. Arch Mikrobiol 1957; 26:373-414.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 6
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 12
Total number of child taxa: 14

Parent taxon: Thermomonosporaceae Rainey et al. 1997

Assigned by: Stackebrandt E, Rainey FA, Ward-Rainey NL. Proposal for a new hierarchic classification system, Actinobacteria classis nov. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1997; 47:479-491.

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Record number: 516798
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