Name DOI
Lacey 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Lacey 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= = =)
Proper Form
Thermoactinomyces sacchari Lacey 1971 (Approved Lists 1980)
Nomenclatural History
The species Thermoactinomyces sacchari was originally described by Lacey 1971. This name appeared on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names 1980. Yoon et al. established this name as an earlier heterotypic synonym of (ex Waksman and Corke 1953) Lacey and Cross 1989 in 2000. In 2005, Yoon et al. established as the basonym of (Lacey 1971) Yoon et al. 2005 emend. Jiang et al. 2019 .
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This information was last reviewed on February 5, 2009.


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  2. Yoon JH, Shin YK, Park YH. DNA--DNA relatedness among Thermoactinomyces species: Thermoactinomyces candidus as a synonym of Thermoactinomyces vulgaris and Thermoactinomyces thalpophilus as a synonym of Thermoactinomyces sacchari. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1905-1908. [PubMed].
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