Name DOI
Bonjour and Aragno 1985
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Bonjour and Aragno 1985
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (=)
Proper Form
Bacillus tusciae Bonjour and Aragno 1985
Nomenclatural History
The species Bacillus tusciae was originally described by Bonjour and Aragno 1984. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 17 in 1985. In 2011, Klenk et al. established as the basonym of (Bonjour and Aragno 1985) Klenk et al. 2012 .
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  1. Klenk H-P, Lapidus A, Chertkov O, Copeland A, Glavina Del Rio T, Nolan M, Lucas S, Chen F, Tice H, Cheng J-F, Han C, Bruce D, Goodwin L, Pitluck S, Pati A, Ivanova N, Mavromatis K, Daum M, Hauser L, Jeffries CD, Detter JC, Rohde M, Abt B, Pukall R, Göker M, Bristow J, Markowitz V, Hugenholtz P, Eisen JA. Complete genome sequence of the thermophilic, hydrogen-oxidizing Bacillus tusciae type strain (T2) and reclassification in the new genus, Kyrpidia gen. nov. as Kyrpidia tusciae comb. nov. and emendation of the family Alicyclobacillaceae da Costa and Rainey, 2010. Stand Genomic Sci 2011; 5:121-134. [PubMed].
  2. Bonjour F, Aragno M. Bacillus tusciae, a new species of thermoacidophilic, facultatively chemolithoautotrophic, hydrogen oxidizing sporeformer from a geothermal area. Arch Microbiol 1984; 139:397-401.
  3. List Editor. Validation List no. 17. Validation of the publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1985; 35:223-225.