Name: Thermococcus waiotapuensis González et al. 2001

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: wa.io.ta.puen’sis. N.L. masc./fem. adj. waiotapuensis, from the Waiotapu hot spring (New Zealand)

Gender: masculine

Type strain: DSM 12768; JCM 10985; WT1

16S rRNA gene: AF134982 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Gonzalez JM, Sheckells D, Viebahn M, Krupatkina D, Borges KM, Robb FT. Thermococcus waiotapuensis sp. nov., an extremely thermophilic archaeon isolated from a freshwater hot spring. Arch Microbiol 1999; 172:95-101.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 80. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:793-794.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Thermococcus Zillig 1983

Assigned by: Gonzalez JM, Sheckells D, Viebahn M, Krupatkina D, Borges KM, Robb FT. Thermococcus waiotapuensis sp. nov., an extremely thermophilic archaeon isolated from a freshwater hot spring. Arch Microbiol 1999; 172:95-101.

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Record number: 782575