Name: Pyrococcus horikoshii González et al. 1999

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: ho.ri.ko’shi.i. N.L. gen. masc. n. horikoshii, of Horikoshi, named to honor Dr.K. Horikoshi

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 700860; DSM 12428; JA-1; JCM 9974; NBRC 100139; OT-3

16S rRNA gene: D87344 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Gonzalez JM, Masuchi Y, Robb FT, Ammerman JW, Maeder DL, Yanagibayashi M, Tamaoka J, Kato C. Pyrococcus horikoshii sp. nov., a hyperthermophilic archaeon isolated from a hydrothermal vent at the Okinawa Trough. Extremophiles 1998; 2:123-130.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 71. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1999; 49:1325-1326.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Pyrococcus Fiala and Stetter 1986

Assigned by: Gonzalez JM, Masuchi Y, Robb FT, Ammerman JW, Maeder DL, Yanagibayashi M, Tamaoka J, Kato C. Pyrococcus horikoshii sp. nov., a hyperthermophilic archaeon isolated from a hydrothermal vent at the Okinawa Trough. Extremophiles 1998; 2:123-130.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/species/pyrococcus-horikoshiiLink copied to clipboard

Record number: 780279
This LPSN page was printed on 2023-02-07 11:16:25