Name: Methanobacterium alkalithermotolerans Mei et al. 2022

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: al.ka.li.ther.mo.to’le.rans. N.L. neut. n. alkali, alkali (indeclinable); from Arabic article al, the; from Arabic masc. n. qaly, ashes of saltwort; Gr. fem. adj. thermê, heat; L. pres. part. tolerans, tolerating, enduring; N.L. part. adj. alkalithermotolerans, thermophilic alkali-tolerating

Gender: neuter

Type strain: CAN; DSM 102889; JCM 31304

16S rRNA gene: KR349725 Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Mei N, Postec A, Bartoli M, Vandecasteele C, Wils L, Gil L, Monnin C, Pelletier B, Erauso G, Quemeneur M. Methanobacterium alkalithermotolerans sp. nov., a novel alkaliphilic and hydrogen-utilizing methanogen isolated from an alkaline geothermal spring (La Crouen, New Caledonia). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5554.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Parent taxon: Methanobacterium Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Mei N, Postec A, Bartoli M, Vandecasteele C, Wils L, Gil L, Monnin C, Pelletier B, Erauso G, Quemeneur M. Methanobacterium alkalithermotolerans sp. nov., a novel alkaliphilic and hydrogen-utilizing methanogen isolated from an alkaline geothermal spring (La Crouen, New Caledonia). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5554.

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Record number: 31321
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