Name: Thermus aquaticus Brock and Freeze 1969 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: a.qua’ti.cus. L. masc. adj. aquaticus, living, growing, or found in or by the water, aquatic

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 25104; DSM 625; JCM 10724; LMG 8924; NBRC 103206; NCAIM B.01703; NCIB 11243; NCIMB 11243; YT-1

16S rRNA gene: X58343 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Brock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J Bacteriol 1969; 98:289-297.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Risk group: 1

Parent taxon: Thermus Brock and Freeze 1969 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Brock TD, Freeze H. Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., a nonsporulating extreme thermophile. J Bacteriol 1969; 98:289-297.

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Record number: 782659
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