Genus Acidilobus

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Number of species cited in this file: 2
Number of subspecies cited in this file: 0

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

 

Acidilobus Prokofeva et al. 2000, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Acidilobales Prokofeva et al. 2009; type genus of the family ¤ Acidilobaceae Prokofeva et al. 2009).
Type species: ¤ Acidilobus aceticus Prokofeva et al. 2000.
Etymology: L. adj. acidus -a -um, sour, acid; L. masc. n. lobus, lobe; N.L. masc. n. Acidilobus, acid lobe.
Reference: PROKOFEVA (M.I.), MIROSHNICHENKO (M.L.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), CHERNYH (N.A.), KUZNETSOV (B.B.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Acidilobus aceticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel anaerobic thermoacidophilic archaeon from continental hot vents in Kamchatka. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2000, 50, 2001-2008.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Acidilobus Prokofeva et al. 2000 emend. Prokofeva et al. 2009. (Type genus of the order ¤ Acidilobales Prokofeva et al. 2009; type genus of the family ¤ Acidilobaceae Prokofeva et al. 2009).
Type species: ¤ Acidilobus aceticus Prokofeva et al. 2000.
Etymology: L. adj. acidus -a -um, sour, acid; L. masc. n. lobus, lobe; N.L. masc. n. Acidilobus, acid lobe.
Reference: PROKOFEVA (M.I.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), TOUROVA (T.P.), LYSENKO (A.M.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Isolation of the anaerobic thermoacidophilic crenarchaeote Acidilobus saccharovorans sp. nov. and proposal of Acidilobales ord. nov., including Acidilobaceae fam. nov. and Caldisphaeraceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 3116-3122.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidilobus aceticus Prokofeva et al. 2000, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 1904 = ATCC BAA-268 = DSM 11585 = JCM 11320.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AF191225.
Etymology: L. n. acetum, vinegar; L. masc. suff. -icus, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. masc. adj. aceticus, pertaining to vinegar; intended to mean producing acetate.
Reference: PROKOFEVA (M.I.), MIROSHNICHENKO (M.L.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), CHERNYH (N.A.), KUZNETSOV (B.B.), TOUROVA (T.P.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Acidilobus aceticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel anaerobic thermoacidophilic archaeon from continental hot vents in Kamchatka. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 2000, 50, 2001-2008.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidilobus saccharovorans Prokofeva et al. 2009, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) strain 345-15 = DSM 16705 = VKM B-2471.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: AY350586.
Etymology: Gr. n. sakchâr, sugar; L. part. adj. vorans, devouring; N.L. masc. adj. saccharovorans, sugar-devouring.
Reference: PROKOFEVA (M.I.), KOSTRIKINA (N.A.), KOLGANOVA (T.V.), TOUROVA (T.P.), LYSENKO (A.M.), LEBEDINSKY (A.V.) and BONCH-OSMOLOVSKAYA (E.A.): Isolation of the anaerobic thermoacidophilic crenarchaeote Acidilobus saccharovorans sp. nov. and proposal of Acidilobales ord. nov., including Acidilobaceae fam. nov. and Caldisphaeraceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 59, 3116-3122.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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