Alicyclobacillaceae

Spores of Pasteuria ramosa, copyright Dieter Ebert.

Belongs within: Bacilli.

The Alicyclobacillaceae are aerobic, endospore-forming, Gram-positive bacteria.

<==Alicyclobacillaceae
    |--PasteuriaDC03
    |    |--*P. ramosa Metchnikoff 1888G-DW03
    |    |--P. nishizawae Sayre et al. 1992G-DW03
    |    |--P. penetrans (ex Thorne 1940) Sayre & Starr 1986G-DW03 [=Bacterium penetransS00, Dubosquia penetransS00]
    |    |--P. thornei Starr & Sayre 1988G-DW03
    |    `--Candidatus P. usgae Giblin-Davis, Williams et al. 2003G-DW03
    `--+--‘Bacillus’ tusciaeDC03
       `--+--‘Sulfobacillus’ disulfidooxidansDC03
          `--Alicyclobacillus Wisotzkey et al. 1992DC03, IJSEM10
               |--A. cycloheptanicusDC03
               `--+--A. hesperidumDC03
                  `--+--A. acidocaldariusDC03
                     `--A. acidoterrestrisDC03
Nomen invalidum: Alicyclobacillus acidocaldarius ssp. rittmannii Nicolaus et al. 2002JC08

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[DC03] Duan, Y. P., H. F. Castro, T. E. Hewlett, J. H. White & A. V. Ogram. 2003. Detection and characterization of Pasteuria 16S rRNA gene sequences from nematodes and soils. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 53: 105–112.

[G-DW03] Giblin-Davis, R. M., D. S. Williams, S. Bekal, D. W. Dickson, J. A. Brito, J. O. Becker & J. F. Preston. 2003. ‘Candidatus Pasteuria usgae’ sp. nov., an obligate endoparasite of the phytoparasitic nematode Belonolaimus longicaudatus. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 53: 197–200.

[IJSEM10] IJSEM. 2010. Validation list no. 132. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 60: 469–472.

[JC08] Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes. 2008. Status of strains that contravene Rules 27 (3) and 30 of the International Code of Nomenclature of Bacteria. Opinion 81. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 58: 1755–1763.

[S00] Siddiqi, M. R. 2000. Tylenchida: Parasites of plants and insects 2nd ed. CABI Publishing: Wallingford (UK).

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