Name: Vulcanisaeta Itoh et al. 2002

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Vul.ca.ni.sae’ta L. adj. vulcanicus, volcanic; L. fem. n. saeta, stiff hair; N.L. fem. n. Vulcanisaeta, a rigid rod inhabiting volcanic hot springs

Type species: Vulcanisaeta distributa Itoh et al. 2002

Valid publication: Itoh T, Suzuki K, Nakase T. Vulcanisaeta distributa gen. nov., sp. nov., and Vulcanisaeta souniana sp. nov., novel hyperthermophilic, rod-shaped crenarchaeotes isolated from hot springs in Japan. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:1097-1104.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Thermoproteaceae Zillig and Stetter 1982

Assigned by: Itoh T, Suzuki K, Nakase T. Vulcanisaeta distributa gen. nov., sp. nov., and Vulcanisaeta souniana sp. nov., novel hyperthermophilic, rod-shaped crenarchaeotes isolated from hot springs in Japan. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:1097-1104.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/genus/vulcanisaetaLink copied to clipboard