Name: Geobacillus stearothermophilus (Donk 1920) Nazina et al. 2001

Category: Species

Proposed as: comb. nov.

Basonym: Bacillus stearothermophilus Donk 1920 (Approved Lists 1980)

Etymology: ste.a.ro.ther.mo’phi.lus. Gr. neut. n. stear, fat; Gr. fem. n. thermê, heat; N.L. adj. philus -a -um, friend, loving; from Gr. adj. philos -ê -on, loving; N.L. masc. adj. stearothermophilus, (presumably intended to mean) heat- and fat-loving

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 12980; BCRC 11092; BGSC 9A20; CCM 2062; CCRC 11092; CCUG 26241; CIP 66.23; DSM 22; IAM 11062; IFO 12550; JCM 2501; KCTC 1665; KCTC 1752; LMG 6939; NBRC 12550; NCCB 75019; NCDO 1768; NCFB 1768; NCIB 8923; NCIMB 8923; NCTC 10339; NRRL B-1172; VKM B-510

16S rRNA gene: X60640 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Nazina TN, Tourova TP, Poltaraus AB, Novikova EV, Grigoryan AA, Ivanova AE, Lysenko AM, Petrunyaka VV, Osipov GA, Belyaev SS, et al. Taxonomic study of aerobic thermophilic bacilli: descriptions of Geobacillus subterraneus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Geobacillus uzenensis sp. nov. from petroleum reservoirs and transfer of Bacillus stearothermophilus, Bacillus thermocatenulatus, Bacillus thermoleovorans, Bacillus kaustophilus, Bacillus thermodenitrificans to Geobacillus as the new combinations G. stearothermophilus, G. th. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:433-446.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 51, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:795-796.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Geobacillus Nazina et al. 2001

Assigned by: Nazina TN, Tourova TP, Poltaraus AB, Novikova EV, Grigoryan AA, Ivanova AE, Lysenko AM, Petrunyaka VV, Osipov GA, Belyaev SS, et al. Taxonomic study of aerobic thermophilic bacilli: descriptions of Geobacillus subterraneus gen. nov., sp. nov. and Geobacillus uzenensis sp. nov. from petroleum reservoirs and transfer of Bacillus stearothermophilus, Bacillus thermocatenulatus, Bacillus thermoleovorans, Bacillus kaustophilus, Bacillus thermodenitrificans to Geobacillus as the new combinations G. stearothermophilus, G. th. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:433-446.

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