Genus Acidaminobacter

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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").

 

Acidaminobacter Stams and Hansen 1985, gen. nov.
Type species: ¤ Acidaminobacter hydrogenoformans Stams and Hansen 1985.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum aminum, amino acid; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a staff or rod; N.L. masc. n. Acidaminobacter, the amino acid rod.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1985, 35, 223-225 [STAMS (A.J.M.) and HANSEN (T.A.): Fermentation of glutamate and other compounds by Acidaminobacter hydrogenoformans gen. nov. sp. nov., an obligate anaerobe isolated from black mud. Studies with pure cultures and mixed cultures with sulfate-reducing and methanogenic bacteria. Arch. Microbiol. 1984, 137, 329-337.]
Validation List no. 17 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Acidaminobacter hydrogenoformans Stams and Hansen 1985, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain glu 65 = CIP 106102 = DSM 2784.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF016691.
Etymology: N.L. n. hydrogenum (from Gr. n. hudôr, water; and Gr. v. gennaô, to produce), hydrogen (that which produces water, so called because it forms water when exposed to oxygen); L. part. adj. formans, forming; N.L. part. adj. hydrogenoformans, hydrogen-forming.
References: VALIDATION LIST no. 17. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1985, 35, 223-225. [STAMS (A.J.M.) and HANSEN (T.A.): Fermentation of glutamate and other compounds by Acidaminobacter hydrogenoformans gen. nov. sp. nov., an obligate anaerobe isolated from black mud. Studies with pure cultures and mixed cultures with sulfate-reducing and methanogenic bacteria. Arch. Microbiol. 1984, 137, 329-337.]
Validation List no. 17 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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