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Genus Acidobacterium

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

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").


For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


 

Acidobacterium Kishimoto et al. 1991, gen. nov. (Type genus of the order ¤ Acidobacteriales Cavalier-Smith 2002; type genus of the family ¤ Acidobacteriaceae Thrash and Coates 2012).
Type species: ¤ Acidobacterium capsulatum Kishimoto et al. 1991.
Etymology: N.L. n. acidum (from L. adj. acidus, sour), an acid; L. neut. n. bacterium, a small rod; N.L. neut. n. Acidobacterium, an acid-loving rod.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 38. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 456-457.
Effective publication: KISHIMOTO (N.), KOSAKO (Y.) and TANO (T.): Acidobacterium capsulatum gen. nov., sp. nov.: an acidophilic chemoorganotrophic bacterium containing menaquinone from acidic mineral environment. Curr. Microbiol., 1991, 22, 1-7.
Validation List no. 38 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

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Acidobacterium ailaaui Myers and King 2016, sp. nov.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) PMMR2=DSM 27394=LMG 28340.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA) for the type strain: KX306477.
Whole-genome sequence accession no. for the type strain: .
Etymology: N.L. gen. n. ailaaui, of the Hawaiian forest-eating fire god Ailaau.
Source: Environmental.
Valid publication: MYERS, M. R. and KING, G. M. 2016. Isolation and characterization of Acidobacterium ailaaui sp. nov., a novel member of Acidobacteria subdivision 1, from a geothermally heated Hawaiian microbial mat. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 66, 5328-5335.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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Acidobacterium capsulatum Kishimoto et al. 1991, sp. nov. (Type species of the genus.)
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 161 = ATCC 51196= DSM 11244 = IFO (now NBRC) 15755 = JCM 7670.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D26171, CP001472 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. n. capsula, a small box or chest; L. neut. suff. -atum, suffix denoting provided with; N.L. neut. adj. capsulatum, with a chest, capsuled.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 38. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 1991, 41, 456-457.
Effective publication: KISHIMOTO (N.), KOSAKO (Y.) and TANO (T.): Acidobacterium capsulatum gen. nov., sp. nov.: an acidophilic chemoorganotrophic bacterium containing menaquinone from acidic mineral environment. Curr. Microbiol., 1991, 22, 1-7.
Validation List no. 38 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Acidobacterium capsulatum Kishimoto et al. 1991 emend. Pankratov et al. 2012.
Type strain: (see also StrainInfo.net) 161 = ATCC 51196= DSM 11244 = NBRC 15755 = JCM 7670.
Sequence accession no. (16S rRNA gene) for the type strain: D26171, CP001472 (complete genome).
Etymology: L. n. capsula, a small box or chest; L. neut. suff. -atum, suffix denoting provided with; N.L. neut. adj. capsulatum, with a chest, capsuled.
Reference: PANKRATOV (T.A.), KIRSANOVA (L.A.), KAPARULLINA (E.N.), KEVBRIN (V.V.) and DEDYSH (S.N.): Telmatobacter bradus gen. nov., sp. nov., a cellulolytic facultative anaerobe from subdivision 1 of the Acidobacteria, and emended description of Acidobacterium capsulatum Kishimoto et al. 1991. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2012, 62, 430-437.
Original article in IJSEM Online

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