Genus Acetothermus

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Number of species cited in this file: 1
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

 

Acetothermus Dietrich et al. 1988, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Acetothermus paucivorans Dietrich et al. 1988.
Etymology: L. n. acetum, vinegar; Gr. adj. thermos, hot; N.L. masc. n. Acetothermus, a thermophilic microorganism producing acetic acid.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 26. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1988, 38, 328-329. [DIETRICH (G.), WEISS (N.) and WINTER (J.): Acetothermus paucivorans, gen. nov., sp. nov., a strictly anaerobic, thermophilic bacterium from sewage sludge, fermenting hexoses to acetate, CO2 and H2. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1988, 10, 174-179.]
Validation List no. 26 in IJSM Online - Effective publication Online

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Acetothermus paucivorans Dietrich et al. 1988, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain TN = DSM 20768.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: not found.
Etymology: L. adj. paucus, few, little; L. part. adj. vorans, eating, devouring; N.L part. adj. paucivorans, eating little (utilizing only a very restricted number of the supplied substrates).
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 26. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1988, 38, 328-329. [DIETRICH (G.), WEISS (N.) and WINTER (J.): Acetothermus paucivorans, gen. nov., sp. nov., a strictly anaerobic, thermophilic bacterium from sewage sludge, fermenting hexoses to acetate, CO2 and H2. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 1988, 10, 174-179.]
Validation List no. 26 in IJSM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: The type strain DSM 20768 is not available in the DSMZ.
Reference: YARZA (P.), SPRÖER (C.), SWIDERSKI (J.), MROTZEK (N.), SPRING (S.), TINDALL (B.J.), GRONOW (S.), PUKALL (R.), KLENK (H.P.), LANG (E.), VERBARG (S.), CROUCH (A.), LILBURN (T.), BECK (B.), UNOSSON (C.), CARDEW (S.), MOORE (E.R.B.), GOMILA (M.), NAKAGAWA (Y.), JANSSENS (D.), DE VOS (P.), PEIREN (J.), SUTTELS (T.), CLERMONT (D.), BIZET (C.), SAKAMOTO (M.), IIDA (T.), KUDO (T.), KOSAKO (Y.), OSHIDA (Y.), OHKUMA (M.), ARAHAL (D.R.), SPIECK (E.), POMMERENING ROESER (A.), FIGGE (M.), PARK (D.), BUCHANAN (P.), CIFUENTES (A.), MUNOZ (R.), EUZEBY (J.P.), SCHLEIFER (K.H.), LUDWIG (W.), AMANN (R.), GLÖCKNER (F.O.) and RÓSSELLO-MÓRA (R.): Sequencing orphan species initiative (SOS): Filling the gaps in the 16S rRNA gene sequence database for all species with validly published names. Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 2013, 36, 69-73.
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