Name: Thermus scotoductus Kristjansson et al. 1994

Category: Species

Proposed as: sp. nov.

Etymology: sco.to.duc.tus. Gr. masc. n. skotos, darkness; L. masc. n. ductus, Roman water duct; N.L. masc. n. scotoductus, intended to mean living in pipes and producing a dark pigment

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ATCC 51532; DSM 8553; JCM 11601; Strain SE-1

16S rRNA gene: AF032127 Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Kristjansson JK, Hjorleifsdottir S, Marteinsson VT, Alfredsson GA. Thermus scotoductus, sp. nov., a pigment-producing thermophilic bacterium from hot tap water in Iceland and including Thermus sp. X-1. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1994; 17:44-50.

IJSEM list: Anonymous. Validation list no. 50. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1994; 44:595.

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: Kristjansson JK, Hjorleifsdottir S, Marteinsson VT, Alfredsson GA. Thermus scotoductus, sp. nov., a pigment-producing thermophilic bacterium from hot tap water in Iceland and including Thermus sp. X-1. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1994; 17:44-50.

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Record number: 782667
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