Species Methanococcoides burtonii

Name: Methanococcoides burtonii Franzmann et al. 1993

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: N.L. gen. masc. n. burtonii, of Burton, named after Harry R. Burton, a limnologist who discovered methane in Ace Lake

Type strains: DSM 6242; OCM 468

16S rRNA gene: X65537 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Franzmann PD, Springer N, Ludwig W, Conway De Macario E, Rhode M. A methanogenic Archaeon from Ace Lake, Antarctica: Methanococcoides burtonii sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1992; 15:573-581.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 45. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1993; 43:398-399.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Methanococcoides Sowers and Ferry 1985

Assigned by: Franzmann PD, Springer N, Ludwig W, Conway De Macario E, Rhode M. A methanogenic Archaeon from Ace Lake, Antarctica: Methanococcoides burtonii sp. nov. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1992; 15:573-581.

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